Overall: 4 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 12.4 x 3.5 cm )
Baluster- shaped pickwick with tapered turned upper as handle fitted with a steel rod with flattened end which fits into more bulbous turned lower attached to a wide, round base.
Wick picks were used to pull the wick out of oil lamps.
Gift of Mrs. Rutherford Oakes Ainslie
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