How to use Candelabra in a sentence
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The clerk darted around the counter towards the corner, where someone had accidently tipped over a lit candelabra that was now burning the curtains.
Sterling silver candelabra and white taper candles make a bold formal and elegant statement for any tabletop decoration or mantle.
Orange and black pillar candles placed on candelabra or mirrors will cast a soft light over your guests and add to the ambiance.
Candelabra Bellflower (Campanula Macrostyla) - A singular plant, having large flowers, with blue netted veins on a white ground, which gets purple at the edges, and with a huge stigma.Advertisement
It is readily recognised by its candelabra, habit of growth, and is a fine annual of easy culture.
A single candelabra may hold several candles, or different sizes of candle sticks or other candle holders can be used to create an impromptu candelabra look.
The candelabra has room for three taper candles.
Sitting lights normally include some kind of candelabra or other candle holder to contain the electric lights and add a decorative touch.
Electric Window Candelabra - Brookstone offers this candelabra that has three lights and plugs into an electrical outlet.Advertisement
The most popular symbol of the holiday is the menorah, which can be an elegant traditional candelabra, a minimalist modern design, or a simple rustic piece.
Two fine silver candelabra, the tabernacle and the altar front are of the 17th century; and the treasury also contains some good silver work.
Special progress has been made in the production of mirrors, electric lamps, candelabra and mosaics.
Its general plan is that of a Greek cross, with two great naves and three aisles, twenty side-chapels and a magnificent high altar supported by marble columns and surrounded by a tumbago balustrade with sixty-two tumbago statues carrying elaborate candelabra made from a rich alloy of gold, silver and copper.
The church of the Magdalene possesses two candelabra, a gold cross, and various other works in metal by Bishop Bernward; and the Lutheran church of St Andrew has a choir dating from 1389 and a tower 385 ft.Advertisement
I have just lost one of my candelabra primulas to vine weevil over the winter, even the many seedlings which were around.
Ceiling fan lights often need candelabra bases.
Suspend crystal icicles from the candelabra and be sure to slip a mirror underneath each so the candlelight reflects throughout the room.
Altar arrangements and candelabra arrangements can also be done that feature fall foliage.
For a Gothic touch, use black or wrought iron candelabra to hold candles on each table.Advertisement
They could easily spruce up a wall sconce or candelabra with their bright shades.
But the most striking of the coast-belt flora are the tropical forms - the palm, mangrove, wild banana (Strelitzia augusta), tree-ferns, tree euphorbia, candelabra spurge and Caput medusae.
These include the bronze doors executed by Bishop Bernward, with reliefs from the history of Adam and of Jesus Christ; a brazen font of the 13th century; two large candelabra of the 11th century; the sarcophagus of St Godehard; and the tomb of St Epiphanius.
At the same time a most active production of modern designs was proceeding, stimulated by rewards, with the result that the supply of clocks, lamps, candelabra, statuettes, and other ornaments in bronze and zinc to the rest of Europe became a monopoly of Paris for nearly half a century.
Many of the old chambers, some of which are of enormous size, are embellished with portals, candelabra, statues, &c., all hewn in rock-salt.Advertisement
Jesse candelabra were also made.
He is credited with having himself designed candelabra and other objects in metal, and he directly encouraged the production of the sumptuous treatise on metal-work by Digby Wyatt, which laid the foundations of the revival.
The massively moulded ormolu stair balustrade of Northumberland House, now at 49 Prince's Gate; the candelabra at Windsor and Buckingham Palace, produced in Birmingham by the firm of Messenger; the cast-iron railings with javelin heads and lictors' fasces, the tripods, Corinthian column standard lamps and candelabra, boat-shaped oil lamps and tent-shaped lustres with classic mountings, are examples of the metal-work of a style which, outside the eccentric Brighton Pavilion and excursions into Gothic and Elizabethan, was universally accepted in the United Kingdom from the days of the Regency until after the accession of Victoria.