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Candlesticks

Candlesticks
Title
Candlesticks
Date 
1640-1660
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
a: 4 1/2 x 4 3/8 in. ( 11.4 x 11.1 cm ) b: 4 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 12.1 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Two similar brass candlesticks each with a wide, flaring cylindrical foot supporting wide bobeche out of which a cylindrical socket with two square cuts either side.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number 
1967.65ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group