2 Candlesticks

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Object Name: 
2 Candlesticks
Accession Number: 
50.4.1
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1740-1777
Primary Description: 
Green or bottle glass; light green, free-blown; long cylindrical socket with narrow flange and shaft with three hollow ball knops above long cylinder (hollow extending into cylinder) formed from one piece, applied domed foot with plain rim; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
A Touch of Glass
Venue(s)
Explorers Hall, National Geographic Society 1995-02-15 through 1995-09-15
Le Verre dans Tous ses Reflets (1973-06) illustrated, pp. 36-41, ill. p. 40, center;
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 20, top center; BIB# 98018
Glas (1958) illustrated, p. 137, fig. 131;
Corning Glassmaker: an anthology edition (1956) illustrated, p. 8 (top left); BIB# 67761
The Alfred B. Maclay Collection of Early American Glass and Ceramics (#100) (1939-03-25) illustrated, p. 119;