Candle snuffer

Object Number: 
1933.227
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 13.3 x 4.8 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Iron snuffer with trapezoidal shaped wick-end box, scrolled handles, and spring rivet with domed wingnut.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this candle snuffer is from the Durand-Woodman family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group