Candle mold

Object Number: 
1920.83
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 5 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 27.9 x 13.3 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Tin candle mold with cylinders for making four candles at a time, bowed together and soldered at bottom, with holes for wicks; handle at top, soldered to edge of top tray with openings to cylinders, and further down mold.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group