Show Navigation

Online Exhibitions

The Art of Ayrshire Needlework

5e. Candle Holder

Period:
19th Century
Description:
Ayrshire Needleworkers often had to work by the light of candles which would be very dim by comparison with electric light. Cannel coal which produced a bright flame was sometimes used.
Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
EATX054n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council