Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Accession Number: 
50.4.236
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.75 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Candlestick. Non-lead glass, cobalt blue; pressed except for free-blown socket; cylindrical socket with ring below rounded folded flange and tapering slightly to double ring collar at base, pressed shaft and standard having two short hexagonal balusters at top of hexagonal cascade.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 234, #916; BIB# 30457
American Glass (1941) (1941) illustrated, #4, pl. 194; BIB# 25298