Candlelighter

Candlelighter
Title
Candlelighter
Date 
1840-1890
Medium 
Brass, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 20 1/2 x 3 x 3/4 in. ( 52.1 x 7.6 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Brass candlelighter with a carved and turned wood handle, sliding taper attached to pole topped by cast finial in shape of figure eight turned on its side.
Object Number 
Z.1231
Marks 
cast: in relief on finial: "HOUCHIN" cast: in relief on obverse: "No 311"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group