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Miniature candlestick

Date:
18th century
Culture:
European
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
No dimensions recorded.
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.240
Not on view
Marking: Struck on underside of base: Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling)
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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