Candlestick

On display

Candlestick, silver. The stem is formed as a male figure looking upwards; he perhaps once held something in his right hand. Gadrooning to socket and base. Engraved beneath the foot: 'M.I.V.K.'. One of a pair with WA2013.1.309.2.

Details

  • Title

    Candlestick

  • Artist/maker

    possibly Christian Hornung (active 1680 - 1696) (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    Augsburg (place of creation)
  • Date

    1690 - 1695
  • Material and technique

    silver

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    18.4 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2013.1.309.1

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