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Candlestick one of a pair

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1830–1835
DIMENSIONS 12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside of base in center: "T.B.M. CO / 1"
CREDIT LINE Dick S. Ramsay Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter candlestick, one of a pair with 47.179.2. Round, stepped base rises in center to tall balustrade shaft with several rings and conical lobe in center. Shaft supports cylindrical bobeche with wide rim that curves downward at edge. CONDITION: Fair; shows use with allover scratches, tarnish, and dark spots of discoloration; edges of base and rim slightly bent.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.. Candlestick one of a pair, 1830–1835. Pewter, 12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 47.179.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.179.1_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 47.179.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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