Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Accession Number: 
50.4.240
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.75 cm; Flange Diam: 9 cm; Base W: 7.75 cm, D: 7.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Candlestick. Lead glass, colorless; free-blown with pressed base; deep cylindrical socket with flaring wide turned-down flange, attached by wide saucerlike merese to composite shaft with flattened knop, large hollow inverted-pear knop, blade or triangular knop at top of pressed base--stepped dome on square plinth with fluted shallow dome on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
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