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Candlestick

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One of a pair, see 39.77.1a-c. Cut-glass. Tapering baluster form on square plinth with festoons of cut glass suspended from the secondary bobeche. The candle socket of glass is removable and has crested collar. (broken at top, and two corners of base chipped)

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

English or Irish, 1800–20

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.77.2a-c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass