Candlestick

Probably French or Dutch
mid-18th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.101

Medium or Technique

Metal; Pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter

Octagonal molded base, turned stem with baluster. .

Markings

Marked with crowned rose

Provenance

By 1928, Henry Forbes Bigelow; 1943, gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow, Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) to be known as the Henry Forbes Bigelow Collection