Candlestick

15th century


Object Place: Europe, Venice, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 11.7 x 8.4 cm (4 5/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.428

Medium or Technique

Copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Bronze, mate to 66.429. Bell-shaped base with flat tray. Engraved with design blending Western and Islamic style with animal motif.

Provenance

1966, Carlo de Carlo, Florence; 1966, sold by Carlo de Carlo to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1966)

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund