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Decorative Arts

  • Place Made: Europe
  • DATES ca. 1910
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/4 x 10 x 2 7/8 in. (9.5 x 25.4 x 7.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Impressed on center of base: "C", "D" and "E" around crossed swords in shield.
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mark McDonald in honor of Stuyvasent McReswick
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION CDE. Candlestick, ca. 1910. Brass, 3 3/4 x 10 x 2 7/8 in. (9.5 x 25.4 x 7.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mark McDonald in honor of Stuyvasent McReswick, 2006.8. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 2006.8_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Dome-shaped flat-bottom copper counterweight candlestick with five incised lines around circumference at bottom. Triangular, tubular handle applied to counter weight with opposed four and one half inch horizontal tubular brass arm extending from base, curving upwards to flat circular drip pan with central candle bobeche. Condition: Good.
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