Candlestick

German
17th century


Dimensions

27.5 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm (10 13/16 x 4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

02.228

Medium or Technique

Amber, brass

On View

Alyce Morrissey Gallery (Kunstkammer) (Gallery 143)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Decorative arts

A pronged candlestick carved of transparent red amber in several sections, put together on a rod. Two new pieces supplied. Fitted with brass disc and spike at top.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum