Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Accession Number: 
69.4.67
Dimensions: 
H: 17 cm, D(base): 13.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Ribbed and stippled socket with gadrooning around lower third and three mold seams on sides; attached by a merese to a pressed hollow standard with a columnar stem and a five-stepped quatrefoil base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Allman, Felicia E., Source
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Gladys M., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 206, #803; BIB# 30457