Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Franz Anton Mehlem
    born: Bonn, Germany
  • candleholder, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Bonn, Poppelsdorf, Germany
  • earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 34.8 x 16.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 13 11/16 x 6 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3259.a,b

Candleholder with cover. Cover has tear drop design on top and circular pattern directly beneath. Twisted leaf design moving up toward cover. Blue design with windmills and flowers near base.