Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candleholder
  • Franz Anton Mehlem
    1836–1920
    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
Description

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.