2 Candlesticks

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Object Name: 
2 Candlesticks
Accession Number: 
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Not on Display
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
2 Candlesticks. Clear heavy glass with greyish tinge; free blown and pattern molded; large slightly sloping foot with ground pontil mark, stemmed pear-shaped shaft surmounted by a merese and a flattened knop, deep ovoid socket with very wide flaring rim; shaft and socket patterned in eighteen-rib mold and expanded showing heavy "pillar moulding".
McKearin Antiques, Source
The Bulfinch illustrated encyclopedia of antiques (1994) illustrated, p. 109, no. 2; BIB# 26855
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 18, 92. pl. 21; BIB# 33046
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) illustrated, pp. 204-305 pl. 92, #3; BIB# 25299