Pair of candlesticks, Rock crystal and silver gilt, Southern German

Pair of candlesticks

Date:
third quarter 16th century
Culture:
Southern German
Medium:
Rock crystal and silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (each): 13 1/2 × 5 3/4 in. (34.3 × 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.652, .653
Not on view
Frédéric Spitzer , Paris (until 1893; his collection sale, Paris, April 17–June 16, 1893, lot 2596); Benjamin Altman (until 1913; bequeathed to MMA)