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Candle Holder (France), 18th century

This is a Candle holder. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is rolled and wrought iron, turned fruitwood (probably pear). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Anonymous. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

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  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-27
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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 20 × 7.8 × 7.5 cm (7 7/8 × 3 1/16 × 2 15/16 in.)

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Candle Holder (France), 18th century; rolled and wrought iron, turned fruitwood (probably pear); H x W x D: 20 × 7.8 × 7.5 cm (7 7/8 × 3 1/16 × 2 15/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1952-166-35

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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