Pewter, copper, silver
Overall: 5 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 in. ( 14.3 x 10.8 x 10.2 cm )
Copper and silver plated taper jack with oval base, lyre-shaped body and reeded socket; wax taper would have wound around pin which goes through upper section of body.
Gift of Antoinette Bobert
According to the donor, this was used in a New York law office.
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.