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Candlestick

1800–20


Object Place: Europe, England or Ireland

Dimensions

29.21 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.282

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

[One of a] Pair of candlesticks, cut-glass. Baluster form on square plinth; a starshaped support below the socket supports seven pendants. The socket is cut with cresting & supports 7 smaller pendants. A gilded metal bobeche holds candle.

Provenance

Karolik Collection. Miss Martha C. Codman; 1923, gift of Miss Martha C. Codman to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman