Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.3.13
Dimensions: 
H: 20 cm; D (rim): 5.7 cm; D (foot): 12.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Primary Description: 
Opalescent white non-lead glass; blown, enameled. Tall, knopped stem; cylindrical socket with flared rim; stem with ovoid knop above an inverted baluster knop; high domed and terraced foot with flared rim; polychrome (principally red-orange and blue) enameled decoration; two floral sprays on the socket; blue dashes on the upper knop; band of flowers on the baluster knop; blue dashes, band of flowers, band of scrollwork, and floral sprays in zones on the foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Henrich, Wilhelm, Source
1963-01-28