Morey and Smith. <em>Candlestick (One of a Pair)</em>, 1857–1860. Pewter, 7 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (18.4 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.28. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.28.jpg)

Candlestick (One of a Pair)

Artist:Morey and Smith

Medium: Pewter

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Dimensions: 7 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (18.4 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 45.10.28

Image: 45.10.28.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pewter candlestick, heavy. Round stepped-dome base rises to shaft with several bulbous and pointed disks above and below a central ovoid form; shaft supports the thick, cylindrical bôbeche that tapers toward top and flares out into a wide rim with rounded edge. Of a pair with 45.10.29. CONDITION: Good; few dings and large pit marks; overall tarnish; heavy scratches around bôbeche, especially on inside.

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