Medieval Candle Holder

Photo: North Lincolnshire Museum CC By SA2.0
Object type: Candle Holder
Period: Medieval
Primary material: Lead alloy
Date found: 11/04/2013
Location: South Ferriby, Lincolnshire


A lead alloy candle holder dating to 1350 – 1400. The holes in the side are probably to enable that candle end to be removed. The object is undergoing further examination at a museum.