Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.167
Dimensions: 
H: 22.5 cm, W (base): 9.1 x 9.1 xm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of Martha J. Herpst
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed base, blown socket. Cylindrical candle socket, everted at rim, tooled solid, triple knopped stem, attached by a triple merese to socket; another triple merese below stem to which is applied a pressed stepped (4 steps) scalloped base, hollow underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Herpst Estate, Martha J., Source