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Sabbath Candelabrum

Decorative Arts

CULTURE Jewish
MEDIUM Silver
  • Place Made: Eastern
  • DATES early 20th century
    DIMENSIONS 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (18.4 x 15.9 x 9.5 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On each branch: two illegible marks.
    INSCRIPTIONS Engraved on base in script: "P.K"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER L50.26.12
    CREDIT LINE Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc.
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Jewish. Sabbath Candelabrum, early 20th century. Silver, 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (18.4 x 15.9 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.12. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, L50.26.12_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Sabbath candelabrum, three branched type, two scrolled handles, branches supported by knob with baluster shaft and two rings, each ring stamped with foliage, domed foot stamped with band of floral decoration in roundels. Condition: Fair. Grime on candleholders and scrolls, foot dented.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (77%)
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