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Candlestick, one of a pair

Artist

Thomas Ash ; Thomas Allen

Date

1694-1695

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G350
Candlestick, one of a pair, Thomas Ash      ;    Thomas Allen
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 13 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (33.02 x 19.05 x 19.05 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England, London
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: MarkEach fully marked on underside of base. The nozzles unmarked.
Physical Description: a pair of exceptionally rare, unusually large sized William and Mary candlesticks; plain octagonal bases, with large bold gadroon above, fluted columns with gadroon at the base, the upper part of the columns surmounted with leaves, removable bobeche
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The James S. Bell Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 61.45.1a,b
Artist: Thomas Ash, English, dates unknown
Role: Silversmith
Nationality: English (London)
Life Dates: English, dates unknown

Artist: Thomas Allen, British
Role: Artist
Nationality: British
Life Dates: British
Added to Site: February 28, 2009