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Candlestick

[One of a] Pair of candlesticks, cut-glass. Baluster form on square plinth; a starshaped support below the socket supports seven pendants. The socket is cut with cresting & supports 7 smaller pendants. A gilded metal bobeche holds candle.

Provenance

Karolik Collection. Miss Martha C. Codman; 1923, gift of Miss Martha C. Codman to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Martha C. Codman

1800–20

Object Place

England or Ireland

Accession Number

23.282

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass