Candle snuffer

Object Number: 
1945.329
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 15.6 x 6.4 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on side of wick-end box: "7"
Description: 
Brass snuffer with rectangular wick-end box with molded fluting on top, dome shaped wingnut around rivet, scrolled handles, and gourd-shaped finger holes, and one padded foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group