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
Description

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.