Candlestick

Flemish
17th century


Object Place: Europe, Flanders

Dimensions

25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.224

Medium or Technique

Metal; brass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Hexagonal; elaborately molded in sections; border of winged cherub’s heads about saucer; six knob-like feet.

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1885, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1885)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of A. Greenough