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Candlestick

Object Number: 
1939.150
Date: 
1870-1890
Medium: 
Electroplated silver on brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 x 3 in. ( 15.6 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Stamped and silver plated brass classical revival candlestick; square base weighted with iron core; beaded edges and floral swags stamped on brass.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group