Candle holder

Candle holder
Title
Candle holder
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless 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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1951.357
Gallery Label 
This type of candle holder, also known as a Christmas or Vigil light, was iprobably intended to be hung or placed in a rack. This candle holder was purchased from Renwick C. Hurry in November, 1918 for $34.00.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group