Candlestick

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Object Name: 
Candlestick
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.4.169
Dimensions: 
H: 27.7 cm, D (foot): 10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1840-1860
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of Martha J. Herpst
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; mold-blown and tooled. Cylindrical candle socket with everted rim; lower portion of socket is bulbous with applied ring just above bulbous section; applied solid stem section, applied to larger hollow section with everted ribbing all around (8 ribs), applied solid stem section, applied circular foot with rough pontil mark underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Herpst Estate, Martha J., Source
Color: 
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