Artist Unidentified artist
Object Place: Europe, Avignon, France
Overall: 5.1 x 21.8 cm (2 x 8 9/16 in.) Other (Overall): 10.1cm (4in.) Weight: 8 oz. (0.5 lb.)
Medium or Technique
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Hand candlestick with a cast circular pan, a reeded rim and a slightly molded applied circular base. The nozzle is campana shaped. The curved handle is castwith a foliate base and a plain, slightly shaped terminal.
Maker's Mark: a crowned PS with a grain between and a shell (Helft, 1239). Other: Reconnaissance Avignon, about 1730: a crowned A with three cinquefoils (Helft, 1239); Guarantee mark used after 1838 for medium sized works: a small boar's head (Tardy, p.173).
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection