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Candlestick in five sections

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Provenance

1926, William Sturgis Bigelow (b. 1850-d. 1926), Boston; bequest of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 20,1926)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, 1736–95

Object Place

China

Dimensions

23.2 x 14.8 cm (9 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.629

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Glass