Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.4.78
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 25 cm, W: 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1870
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Light electric blue lead (?) glass; pressed in two parts and joined with a wafer. Flower form socket above hour glass shaped stem; attached by a wafer to a dolphin with tail up and head down, on a two step square base; no pontil mark.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Dolphin"
Provenance: 
Voorhees Collection, Charles H. and Alice Wendt, Former Collection
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees, Source