Candlestick

American
1840–60
Possibly by Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.746b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

On View

David and Stacey Goel Gallery (Gallery 239)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Canary yellow molded candlestick in petal and loop pattern six petaled rim leading to six sided swelling of body a top six petals leading to six sided swelling, atop six petals above circular ring above hexagonal fused to seven-sided loop base. See plate 169 in Ruth Webb Lee’s “Sandwich Glass”. Barlow & Kaiser 4032.

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection