Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Accession Number: 
55.4.168 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.8 cm; Foot Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1831-1850
Primary Description: 
Candlestick. Transparent pale aquamarine glass; free blown and tooled; thick flat foot with rough pontil mark, shaft consisting of hollow inverted baluster between graduated rings, high socket with straight-sided bobeche.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 270, left; BIB# 22375
A Glimpse of Early Glass (1930) illustrated, p. 140; BIB# AI96592