Norman Bel Geddes (American, 1893-1958). <em>"Manhattan" Candlestick, One of a Pair</em>, 1937. Chromed metal, 1 1/16 x 3/1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (2/7 x 8.0 x 8.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 83.108.16. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 83.108.15_83.108.16_bw.jpg)

"Manhattan" Candlestick, One of a Pair

Artist:Norman Bel GeddesRevere Copper and Brass Company

Medium: Chromed metal

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Dimensions: 1 1/16 x 3/1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (2/7 x 8.0 x 8.0 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 83.108.16

Image: 83.108.15_83.108.16_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Chromed metal candlestick. Squat, pyramidal form rising five steps from base to top; the top has a flat surface with round hole for candle. Molded or punched from a flat sheet, the hollow underside is filled in with a cardboard square covered with felt. CONDITION: Good.

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