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Candlestand

Spanish
16th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 1.57

Accession Number

29.1127

Medium or Technique

Wrought iron

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Wrought iron. Baluster standard with knot on tripod base supporting by brackets a holder composed of two tooth-edged rings of unequal sizes. Lower ring has five small candle sockets; upper ring, ornamented with applied rosettes, is surmounted by a large candle socket with 3 finials (one broken). On one side of socket is shield with a hand.

Provenance

Bought by the MFA for $1000. (Accession Date: December 5, 1929)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund