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Candelabra

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Vase-shaped stem on domed foot has brass holder for five arms with socket for tall prism topped by pendent-hung dome and pineapple finial. Two arms supportcandlesockets, two curve up to hold domes and tall finials, these have large pendents; fifth almost vertical holds swags of drops and shaped...

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Provenance

By 1950, Charles Cobb Walker; 1952, bequest of Charles Cobb Walker to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Cobb Walker

about 1780

Object Place

England or Ireland

Dimensions

Overall: 71.1 cm (28 in.) Overall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

52.988

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass