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Title: 
Unknown
Accession Number: 
55.4.167
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 24.3 cm; Foot Diam: 10.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1862-1870
Primary Description: 
Candlestick. Transparent pale aquamarine glass with minute and large bubbles; free blown and tooled; quatrefoil foot with rough pontil mark and sloping top, shaft consisting of hollow baluster between triple rings at top and bottom, the latter resting on another heavy double ring, slender socket with flanged lip, at base of socket gadrooned gather of glass; the baluster contains a U.S. Indian cent dated 1862.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Un guide pour la datation de la verrerie de table des annees 1800 a 1940 (2001) illustrated, Fig, 8, p. 182, left; BIB# 96483
Studies in Material Culture Research (2000) illustrated, p.154, fig. 8; BIB# 71763