Candelabra

about 1870–90
Retailed by Tiffany & Co. (American, active 1837–present), Made by Unknown French company, active 19th century


Place of Creation: France

Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 21.6 x 21.6 cm (18 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1816.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze, Champleve enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Lighting devices

One part of a three piece set.

Markings

On underside (scratched): "2390"

Provenance

Possible first owner, Caroline Halsey Nichols, Park Ave, New York or Elizabeth Robbins Halsey; Wedding gift to Caroline Nichols McFarlan who married Gordon Bunker in Summit, NJ on November 16, 1915 from her great aunt Caroline Halsey Nichols, Park Ave, New York; descended to Caroline and Gordon's son Horace Bunker; gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Thayer Bunker