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Traveling candlestick

One of a pair of candlesticks. Cast with a domed, molded shaped circular base.The banded dome rises to a banded baluster stem. The vase shaped nozzle is pl ain with a molded rim.

Inscription

Maker's Mark: a crowned fleur-de-lis, two grains, a d, the rest incomplete (DeMaker's Mark: a crowned fleur-de-lis, two grains, a d, the rest incomplete (Dennis, 122). Warden's Mark: 1756-1757: a crowned q (Dennis, 225) Charge Mark: fnnis, 122). Warden's Mark: 1756-1757: a crowned q (Dennis, 225) Charge Mark: for small work, 1756-1762: a harrow (Dennis, 122). Other: a profile head facingor small work, 1756-1762: a harrow (Dennis, 122). Other: a profile head facingleft on the outer rim of the base. left on the outer rim of the base.

Credit Line

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

1756–57

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1993.389.2

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver