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Hand candlestick

hand candlestick with shaped circular pan with a banded rim. plain spool shaped nozzle has a reeded rim. The applied straight handle is molded with a shell at the base rising to a floral cartouche at the terinal enclosing a worn crest

Inscription

Maker's Mark: a crowned D(?) or O(?) M with a star. Other: a C with a fleur-de#NAME?

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection

France (Limoux), about 1769

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1993.382

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver