Candle snuffer

Object Number: 
1896.25
Date: 
1650-1700
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 21.9 x 6.4 x 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
Outer surface of the panel; Two circles and a loop, within a rectangle with one pointed end
Description: 
Brass snuffer with square wick-end box decorated with molded heraldic sign of two headed bird with crown between heads, molded arms, and molded square wing-nut around rivet.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Caroline Phelps Stokes
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group