Candle snuffer

Made:
c. 1815 in England

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Candle snuffer, silver-plated steel, by Cope & Cutler. The scissors cuts the charred wick which is flicked into the cylindrical container by a blade arm. English, c.1815.

Details

Category:
Lighting
Object Number:
1927-748/19
type:
candle snuffer
credit:
Lovett Collection