Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candlestick
  • United States
  • candlestick, circa 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • tin
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17.4 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 7/8 x 3 11/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1354
Description

Tin candlestick (identified as a Hollow-bottom or Hog-scraper Shove-up candlestick) with a missing ejector handle in the vertical groove/slit in the side. Tab attached to the top lip