Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • candlestick, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • tin
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16.5 x 10.2 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/2 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1261

Tin candlestick (identified as a hollow-bottom or hog-scraper shove-up candlestick) with a shell shaped tap in a vertical groove/slit on the side (identified as an ejector). Flaring base and a loop at the top.