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Candlestick one of a pair

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Pewter
DATES 1830-1835
DIMENSIONS 12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside of base in center: "T.B.M. CO / 1"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 47.179.1
CREDIT LINE Dick S. Ramsay Fund
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.. Candlestick one of a pair, 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
IMAGE overall, 47.179.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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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.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (76%)
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