Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • candlestick, circa 1800s, Qajar period (1795–1925)
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • glass
  • Object Height: 16.5 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet C3
  • 1928.1817
Label Text

Moorish, green glass candlestick with tall slender body and large base. It has pink, black, silver, blue and gold calligraphic decoration. There are three indentations around the body.