late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Naples, Italy
approximate: 38.1 x 17 x 15 cm (15 x 6 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Slightly draped cupid sits at right on turned block on square plinth, feet over molded edges holding scroll, angular in section which divides to support 3 scallop-edged drip pans and turned sockets which screw into shaped tips. Mate to 941. Marks on base
Struck on base: 5; RM within beaded circle; male head crowned with laurel leaves, facing right, H/8 at right. Third mark is also struck on each candle nozzle.
Bequest of Maxim Karolik