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Object Name Candlestick
Year Range from 1760.0
Year Range to 1770.0
Place of Origin Probably Sheffield, England
Description Pair of candlesticks composed of three die casts parts of fused silver and copper. Floral and scroll decorated. Bobeche are fitted into top of each stick. The stems are in the form of a woman in draped clothing holding a vase, which serves as a candleholder, on her head with one hand. The bases are decorated with scrolls and floral motifs and are filled to provide weight.
Accession Number 1991.193.1-2