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Candle Holder

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Artist Unknown (Persia (Iran))

Date

17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G243
Candle Holder, Artist Unknown (Persia (Iran))
Candlestick: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Brass with silver inlay
Size: 11 3/4 x 7in. (29.8 x 17.8cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Persia (Iran)
Style: 17th century
Physical Description: Socket for tent pole, cylindrical with trumpet base; incised decoration of flowers and palmettes; inscription around neck. Candlestick holder, cast brass with bronze inlay.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Miss Lily Place
Accession Number: 29.17.3
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009