Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • candleholder, mid-late 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom or United States
  • silver lusterware, glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 21.6 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2005

Candleholder has round base that slowly narrows up toward stem. Stem has a wide and narrow design at lower half. Upper half is consistently narrow. Candleholder opening is bell-shaped and entire object is silver in color.