Candlestick

Object Number: 
1967.58
Date: 
1700-1750
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 x 11 1/2 in. ( 68.6 x 29.2 cm )
Description: 
Brass candlestick with large platter base with ball feet and baluster turned shaft with large cylindrical socket; candlestick consists of four separate pieces that screw together (base, lower shaft, wax catching saucer, and shaft of socket).
Gallery Label: 
While the base is probaby from the early eighteenth century, the other parts are from the twentieth century.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Katharine Prentis Murphy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group