WROUGHT IRON CANDLEHOLDER :17th-EARLY 18th C.

In his book FIRE & LIGHT, John Caspall  illustrates this table candleholder on page 149 and writes "IRON RING BASES ARE FIRMLY ESTABLISHED IRISH CHARACTERISTIC ... THE TWISTS ON THE SIDE SUPPORTS ARE MORE COMMONLY A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY FEATURE... THE LONG TAPERED SOCKET IS INDICATIVE OF A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TYPE" (LKTE)
Dimension: 7 1/4"H
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