Candelabrum with Engraved Panel

Object Name: 
Candelabrum with Engraved Panel

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Object Name: 
Candelabrum with Engraved Panel
Accession Number: 
2011.4.54
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.9 cm, W: 27.8 cm; Base Diam: 10.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1920-1930
Web Description: 
A similar piece is shown in a 1920's photograph of the Hawkes showroom on Market Street in Corning, NY.
Department: 
Provenance: 
From the Cutter's Wheel, Source
2011-05-18
Category: 
Inscription: 
STERLING
inscription
Stamped lowest knop on silver mount
42-4-89
inscription
Scratched underside of silver mount
AWKES STERLING
signature
Stamped waisted portion of silver mount
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; sterling silver; blown, cut, engraved, assembled. Candelabrum (a) with rectangular engraved panel depicting four swimming fish (b). Engraved panel fits in sterling silver mount, which also holds two glass inverted bell-shaped panel-cut candle cups. Sterling silver mount fixed to circular colorless panel-cut glass foot.
Recent Acquisitions (2012) illustrated, p. 14, middle; BIB# AI88421