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Hand candlestick

Hand candlestick, cast with a shaped squared pan and banded rim. Spool shaped nozzle is banded. The short curved handle is molded with two scrolls rising to a curved terminal.

Inscription

Maison Commune, Bayonne about 1761: a crowned S (Helft, 196). Other: Reconnaissance Bayonne, about 1750-1770 a crowned AB (Helft, 196); Part of a crown, therest illegible.

Credit Line

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

France (Bayonne), about 1760

Object Place

Bayonne, France

Accession Number

1993.403

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver