Toy Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Toy Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.613
Dimensions: 
H: 4.2 cm, D(base): 1.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1870
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Round socket, hexagonal stem with hexagonal knop; hexagonal base, rough ground underneath; vertical mold seams up sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Whichelow, Mrs. George, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 186, third from left; BIB# 22375
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 154, #536; BIB# 30457