BLOWN-MOLDED AND PRESSED GLASS CANDLESTICK, colorless, featuring a Number 1 blown-molded socket applied to a double ribbed-melon hollow shaft, and raised on an eight-lobed columnar standard and stepped quatrefoil base, wafer construction. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1840. 9" H, 4 1/4" SQ base.
Scattered chipping to the base edge, flaking/roughness to the socket edges, annealing crack to the socket.
Literature: Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 4, p. 65 fig. 4013.
Provenance: From the collection of Ernest & Dorothy Schatz of Osterville, MA.
Collector's Sales & Services, 10/28/00, lot 175.
Ex-collection of Scott Hambidge (retains collection label).