Baluster Candlestick in "Teardrop" Pattern

Object Name: 
Baluster Candlestick in "Teardrop" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Baluster Candlestick in "Teardrop" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2009.4.105 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.9 cm, Diam: 10.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
designed in 1937
Credit Line: 
Gift of The American College, Bryn Mawr, PA
Primary Description: 
Baluster Candlestick in "Teardrop" Pattern. Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled, applied. Candlestick has wide flared foot joined to a larger knop stem with tear drop shaped airtrap, which widens again to stepped neck and flared candle cup, with a turned-down rim. Rough pontil on inside base with "Steuben" engraved in cursive around bottom of foot. Steuben design no. 7746.
Pattern Name: 
Teardrop
Provenance: 
American College, Source
2009-11-25
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Steuben
signature
engraved bottom of foot