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Candlestick (one of a pair)

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Colorless glass pressed in three pieces; square base, dolphin stem, and cup with flower petal design.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield

about 1845–65

Object Place

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

26.03 x 9.52 cm (10 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.719

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass