Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.493
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm; Rim Diam: 3.5 cm; Foot Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Candlestick. Bottle glass, dark olive-green, "black"; free-blown; crude; deep ogee socket with narrow flange, drawn three-knop stem (upper knop hollow), bottom knop set in irregular thin collar at center of thick circular foot with smooth uneven base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15