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Pair of candlesticks

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.


c. 1700/50


Possibly English

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Applied Arts of Europe


Pair of candlesticks


England (Object made in)

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c. 1700–1750




a: 22.6 × 15.6 × 16.1 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/8 × 6 5/16 in.); b: 22.6 × 15.9 × 15.9 cm (8 7/8 × 6 1/4 × 6 1/4 in.)

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Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf, Dr. and Mrs. Edwin J. DeCosta, Marshall Field, Charles C. Haffner, III, Mrs. Burton W. Hales, International Business Machines Corporation, Mrs. Harold T. Martin, Mr. and Mrs. Milo M. Naeve, Mrs. Eric Oldberg, Mrs. Frank L. Sulzberger, Dr. and Mrs. Laurence S. Thurman, The Winnetka Associates of The Woman's Board of The Art Institute of Chicago, the Ada Turnbull Hertle, and Wirt D. Walker funds

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