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Candelabra, One of Pair

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter
DATES ca. 1928
DIMENSIONS 5 3/4 x 7 x 4 3/8 in. (14.6 x 17.8 x 11.1 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on bottom: "PEWTER / REED & BARTON / 106 / torch (date letter for 1929)"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 1993.152.2
CREDIT LINE Gift of Jewel Stern
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Reed & Barton (American, 1840-present). Candelabra, One of Pair, ca. 1928. Pewter, 5 3/4 x 7 x 4 3/8 in. (14.6 x 17.8 x 11.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jewel Stern, 1993.152.2. Creative Commons-BY
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Candlestick: Candlestick, pewter. Circular, sloping foot rises to central shaft circled by alternating concave and convex rings, and with a conical terminal topped by pineapple finial. Conical terminal is intersected by U-shaped branch with scalloped ridge on underside. Each terminal of branch supports a cylindrical socket above a sloping drip pan; drip pans have scalloped rim. CONDITION: Corrosion to surface and normal wear, especially to drip pans.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (78%)
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