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candle snuffer
  • J., Sheffield Prime
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • candle snuffer, 1839
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silver
  • Object Length: 17.78 cm
    Object Length: 7 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3766

Sheffield silver plate, scissor type candle snuffer with ornament in relief. At the top of the scissor joining there is a circle around a floral motif, and at the tip there is a swirling pattern.