2 Lacy Pressed Candlesticks

Object Name: 
2 Lacy Pressed Candlesticks

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Object Name: 
2 Lacy Pressed Candlesticks
Accession Number: 
50.4.241
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Location: 
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Date: 
probably 1830-1839
Primary Description: 
Lead glass, colorless; pressed socket and base, shaft formed by manipulation; deep socket with band of flower-in-diamond motif separated by single horizontal from gadroon ribs below and fine sharp ribs above, flaring flange with round serrated edge and stippled on underside; socket attached by merese to composite shaft with double ball-knop between double ring-knops, pressed hollow base composed of heavy ribbed shank above three scalloped circular steps resting on an octagonal galleried base with sunken rectangular panels on sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 215, #828; BIB# 30457
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 24, top right; BIB# 98018