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Brass Candlestick

Item Information

Title:
Brass Candlestick
Description:
Miniature, brass, pierced cylindrical candle cup, two-ring moldings on shaft, high-rising base and prominent drip pan; with amber tapers.
Date:
1600–1650
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
brass (alloy)
molding (forming)
turning (shaping process)
candlesticks
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Brass
Turned
Molded
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
3 1/4 in. x 1 5/8 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.194.2
Identifier:
2185