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Candelabra, One of a Pair in a Three Piece Garniture

Decorative Arts

On View: American Identities: A New Look, Everyday Life/A Nation Divided, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Brass
  • Place Made: France
  • DATES ca. 1881
    DIMENSIONS 34 1/4 x 6 15/16 x 6 15/16 in. (87 x 17.7 x 17.7 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    ACCESSION NUMBER 41.980.17.2
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Herter Brothers (American, 1865-1905). Candelabra, One of a Pair in a Three Piece Garniture, ca. 1881. Brass, 34 1/4 x 6 15/16 x 6 15/16 in. (87 x 17.7 x 17.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane, 41.980.17.2. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE group, 41.980.17.2_41.980.17.3_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Brass candelabra (one of a pair with 41.980.17.3); stork finial with six sticks for candles supported by an urn with two scroll handles resting on square base supported by four paw feet. Condition: good
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (75%)
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