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Pair of pricket candlesticks

Artist:
Mounted after a composition by Reinhold Vasters (German, Erkelenz 1827–1909 Aachen)
Date:
second half 16th century; mounted 1880–90
Culture:
probably Italian, Milanese
Medium:
Crystal, silver-gilt, enamel
Dimensions:
H. 13-1/2 in. (34.3 cm)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.243, .244
Not on view
Marking: None
Frédéric Spitzer ; Fritz von Gans ; Kurt Walker Bachstitz ; Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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