Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candle snuffer
  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • candle snuffer, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom or United States
  • iron
  • Object Length: 17.8 cm
    Object Length: 7 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3768

Scissor type candle snuffer that is made of chrome plated iron. It is very simple in decoration, there is some ribbing on the handle, just below the finger loops.