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Pair of candlesticks

Date:
second half 17th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Height (each): 67 3/4 in. (172.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1958
Accession Number:
58.16.6, .7
Not on view
Inscription: Painted on each: 87
Samuel Yellin , Philadelphia ; [ Franz J. Mela , New York, until 1958; sold to MMA ]
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