Horn Candlestick, shape 1056
introduced 1884, made 1884
9 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (23.2 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm) (show scale)
Underside: in red paint: '2 R'; in purple transfer [company logo]/ in rectangle purple transfer 'Rd no 18994'/'1056'; incised: [company logo]/ '1050'/ 'y8'.
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Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
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Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). Horn Candlestick, shape 1056, introduced 1884, made 1884. Porcelain, 9 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (23.2 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.308. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.152.308_bw.jpg)
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Cream bodied, Horn shaped, single, porcelain candlestick with gilt and polychrome paint decoration; Registration number 18994. Cream colored curled horn shaped candlestick, with polychrome floral and leaf decoration in blue, yellow, pink and green with gold highlights on leaves, small applied finial on horn tip; upper section of horn with attached vertical candle holder with relief decoration, in dark gold; flat disc base and graduated bands of raised dot and geometric design above base, in dark gold.
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