Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candlestick
  • England, United Kingdom
  • candlestick, late 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silver
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 44.13 x 44.45 x 13.65 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 17 3/8 x 17 1/2 x 5 3/8 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, C5
  • 1982.0315.02
Description
Exhibitions

Silver candlestick (identified as neoclassical design). Stem with candelabra attachments that curve around the central cup. The base has light fluting. The stem has a conical shape with a footed cup on top. Another cup is on top of that cup, and the two branches are attached, one on either side. Circular bases and footed cups are on top of each branch.