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candleholder
  • Guatemala
  • candleholder, late 1800s–1952
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 x 6.5 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 15/16 x 2 1/2 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4743
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Description

The very small jar has a globular body, narrow neck, and flared rim. There are small loop handles on either side. It is orange with a white rim and white on the edges of the handles. There is a band of white scallops with white dots above and below on the shoulder. There is a white band at the top of the shoulder.