Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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candlestick
  • United States
  • candlestick, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States?
  • glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 20.3 x 10.8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 x 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6465.a
Description

Cobalt blue glass candlestick. The base is round and is heavily ribbed. It has a baluster stem that flares out at the top. The rim is made from small oval shapes. There are vertical rows of beading and ribbing over the whole piece. There is a horizontal band of beading near the bottom and under the flared rim.