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Object ID 1956.054.014 b
Object Name Candelabra
Collection Household/Domestic
Credit line Gift of the Estate of Mrs. L Heisler Ball
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1870
Artist French
Description Single-branched brass candlestick from a Victorian girandole candelabra mantlepiece set. The stem is formed into the figure of a Turkish woman in a turban and multi-layered, exotic robes. The figure stands on a white marble base and the candle cup with two scrolling floral motifs radiate out from the figure's head. Crystals would have hung from the candle cup.
Dimensions H-14 W-5.5 D-3.375 inches
Dimension Details Overall greatest dimensions; base is 5 1/2" long x 3 3/8" wide x 3/4" high
Provenance Gift from the estate of Catharine Springer Justis Ball
Subjects Candlesticks
Search Terms Candlesticks
Girandole
Brass
Nineteenth Century
France
Material Metal/crystal/glass/marble
Place of Origin France