Pairpoint Manufacturing Company (1880-1929). <em>Candlestick, One of Pair</em>, ca. 1910. Silver-plate, 7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (20 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 1989.73.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.1989.73.1-.2.jpg)

Candlestick, One of Pair

Artist:Pairpoint Manufacturing Company

Medium: Silver-plate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1910

Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (20 x 11.4 cm)


Museum Location: Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor


Accession Number: 1989.73.2

Image: CUR.1989.73.1-.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
The candlestick has a hexagonal base, which is flat with shallow sides. Extending from each of six corners are slightly protrusive ribs, which terminate at neck. The center of shaft is incurved, scrolling forward and forming a hexagonal shaped plateau. The stem is hexagonal with straight sides and each side of neck embellished with grid pattern consisting of four vertical rows and three horizontal rows of rectangles. The hexagonal shaped collar has flat, shallow sides and a deep circular-shaped bowl. CONDITION - Excellent. This candlestick has minor blisters around its base. There are also three scratches on the under side of same base.

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