Kew-Blas Candlestick

Object Name: 
Kew-Blas Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Kew-Blas Candlestick
Accession Number: 
2008.4.135
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 26.2 cm, Diam (max): 12.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1905-1927
Primary Description: 
Colorless cased with fiery opalescent colored glass; blown, tooled, applied. Candlestick with scalloped, flared rim (9), and a hollow socket, high elongated single baluster stem and hollow, flared, compressed base. Decorated with green feather-pull-up decoration and gold iridescence inside the socket; polished pontil. Marked "KEW BLAS" on pontil.
Department: 
Provenance: 
DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Source
Inscription: 
LDC.88.18
inscription
Painted On underside of foot Black paint/ink
400/2 / 10
label
Label/adhesive On underside of foot Original oval shaped lable w/ scalloped edge and handwritten black text.
35
label
Label/adhesive On underside of foot on top of original label Rectangular white label with black text
KEW-BLAS
signature
Engraved/gilded On underside of the foot