Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

wax catchers for candlesticks
  • United States
  • wax catchers for candlesticks, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pewter
  • Object Diameter: 8.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1110.c,d

Pewter wax catchers. Saucer base with a raised lip and a cylindrical shape in the center (identified as wax catchers for candlesticks). Lip is dented along the edge.