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Candelabrum, One of Pair, "Classique Modern"

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES Introduced 1934.
    DIMENSIONS 6 9/16 x 10 1/8 x 4 5/16 in. (16.7 x 25.7 x 11.0 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1993.78.3
    CREDIT LINE Marie Bernice Bitzer Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Walter Dorwin Teague (American, 1883-1960). Candelabrum, One of Pair, "Classique Modern," Introduced 1934. Pewter, 6 9/16 x 10 1/8 x 4 5/16 in. (16.7 x 25.7 x 11.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Marie Bernice Bitzer Fund, 1993.78.3. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE group, 1992.102_1993.78.3_1993.78.4_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION "Classique Modern" Candelabrum, pewter (one of a pair with 1993.78.4). Three overlapping rings with square profile raised on two short arched supports from ring base. The two outer rings connected by three flat, waving bands. Elongated cylindrical bobeche with rounded bottom at center top of each of the three overlapping rings. CONDITION: Very good condition.
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