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"Modernist" candlesticks (pair)

1928
Reed and Barton (founded in 1827)


Object Place: Taunton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall (each): 26 x 8.3 x 10.8 cm (10 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2014.1426.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver

Two (2) objects

Markings

On one:
"REED & BARTON [in an arch]
[eagle] R [in shield] [lion]
STERLING [in inverted arc]
1020
[eagle]

On other:
[eagle] R [in shield] [lion]
STERLING [in inverted arc]
1020
[eagle]

Provenance

By 2003, owned by Historical Design (gallery), New York, New York; April 21, 2003, sold by Daniel Morris of Historical Design to John Axelrod, Boston, Massachusetts; 2008, promised gift of John Axelrod to the Museum; 2014, gift of Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection