Pompeiian Ware Candlestick

Object Name: 
Pompeiian Ware Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Pompeiian Ware Candlestick
Accession Number: 
70.2.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.9 cm; Base Diam: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1880-1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gillett Welles, Sr.
Primary Description: 
Opaque blue-green, amber, colorless glass; blown. Blue-green lining with orange-amber exterior; reddish amber at foot; bell-shaped candle cup; cigar shape stem and circular foot are joined by colorless wafers and all have spiral air trap designs from the pull-up machine; rough pontil mark; signed "F. Carder" on base; satin finish.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Welles Estate, Gillett Sr., Source
1970-10-09
Technique: 
Inscription: 
F. Carder
Signature
Base