Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Amethyst pattern-molded glass candle holder; cylindrical form with rounded bottom and flared and folded-over rim; pattern-molded in a multi-part mold with an overall lattice pattern; pontil mark on base.
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Candle holders like this, which are also known as Christmas or Vigil lights, were probably meant to hang or sit in a frame of some sort.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.