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Object Name: 
Accession Number: 
65.4.34 A
(A) H: 21.3 cm, D(base): 10.2 cm; (B) H: 21.4 cm, D(base): 10.2 cm; (Aa) H: 3.5 cm; (Ba) H: 3.5 cm
On Display
about 1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Gertrude J. Hoffman
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, metal; pressed. Cylindrical deep candle socket with galleried rim, fitted with a loose metal cup less than half as deep as the socket; applied bands at base of socket; double-knopped stem applied by a triple wafer to a hollow pressed base with a pattern of diamond-filled circles around it.
Hoffman, Gertrude J., Source