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Maker: Boston and Sandwich Glass Works, American, 1826–88

Pair of Candlesticks

1845–65

Pressed lead glass

20 5/8 × 3 3/4 × 3 3/4 in. (52.32 × 9.53 × 9.53 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1298a-b
Geography: 
Made in Sandwich, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Bibliography: 

Judith Bernstein et al., The Eye of the Beholder: Fakes, Replicas, and Alterations in American Art, ed. Gerald W. R. Ward, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1977), 81, fig. 112.

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 132–33, no. 68.

John Stuart Gordon, “American Glass: The Collections at Yale,” Antiques and the Arts Weekly (November 2, 2018): 30–31, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.