Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candlestick
  • R. Parkin
  • candlestick, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States or England, United Kingdom
  • pewter
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.5 x 13.7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 5 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1091.a,b
Description

Pewter candlestick with saucer base with a circular handle and a pewter cylinder on the opposite side (identified as a snuffer holder). Candlestick has two raised bosses and a lip which flairs out.