Candleholder

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Object Name: 
Candleholder
Accession Number: 
68.4.512
Dimensions: 
H: 17.5 cm, D(base): 10.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1835
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; pressed. Socket decorated with row of peacock feathers around sides above row of vertical flutes; attached by bladed knop to tripodal base with a C-scroll on each side, three paw feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 204, #797; BIB# 30457