Candlestick holders

Description (Brief)
A pair of ivory-grain celluloid candlestick holders. They have flared weighted bases, tapered ring centers, and flared cup-shaped holders. The holders are marked "Tuskeloid" in a diamond shape on the bottom of the base.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
candle stick holders, pair
date made
ca 1920
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.6 cm x 9.5 cm; 6 9/16 in x 3 3/4 in
overall; each: 6 1/2 in x 3 13/16 in; 16.51 cm x 9.68375 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1663
catalog number
2006.0098.1663
accession number
2006.0098
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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