Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.385 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22.1 cm; Foot Diam: 11.5 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Primary Description: 
Opaque light green and opaque white glass; pressed. Six-petaled green socket, supported by hexagonal stem ending in a circle of six knobs, attached by a green wafer to a white columnar standard ending in a square base with pontil mark inside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 277, left; BIB# 22375
A Short History of Glass (1980 edition) (1980) illustrated, p. 69, #68 (left); BIB# 21161