Candle Socket

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Object Name: 
Candle Socket
Accession Number: 
90.4.197
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1920-1950
Credit Line: 
Purchased with Funds from the Fellows of CMG
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pressed and cut. Cup-shape object with everted rim, cut panels around sides, disc below body and very short stem below disc; stem roughly ground to fit inside a metal collar; both stem and disc have mold-marks running across.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Forgett, Veronica, Former Collection
Skinner, Inc., Source
Art Glass and Lamps From the Collection of Veronica R. Fogett (#1307) (1990-01-26) lot 44;