Candle snuffer

Candle snuffer
Title
Candle snuffer
Date 
1800-1840
Medium 
Steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 17.1 x 5.1 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Steel snuffer with dome-shaped rectangular wick-end box, spring rivet, double quarter moon shaped handles on padded feet.
Credit Line 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Object Number 
1941.1189
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this candle snuffer was used by the donor as a prop on his historical paintings.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group