Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.. <em>Candlestick one of a pair</em>, 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)

Candlestick one of a pair

Artist:Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.

Medium: Pewter

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm)


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

Accession Number: 47.179.1

Image: 47.179.1_bw.jpg,

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.

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