Candelabrum

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
porcelain ca. 1725, mounts 1745–49
Culture:
German, Meissen with French mounts
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.401
Not on view
Marking: No mark visible on porcelain

Struck on gilt-bronze base: Crowned C (French charge mark for bronze, 1745–49)
[ A. & R. Ball , New York, until 1949; sold to Sheafer ] ; Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (1949–74; bequeathed to MMA)