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Candle holder

Ben Steenhorst

Leksand, Sweden and Aurora, Canada

Black metal candle holder in heart shape with bird at top. Two candles at sides, one at centre bottom.

SPECIFICATIONS

Object #
SH2014.09.06

Description
This candle stick was made in Leksand, Sweden and is symbolic of the relationship between Leksand and Aurora - twinned Cities. The six symbols found on the candle stick are: The cock (watchfulness), the three candles (the Holy Trinity), The two jagged bows (Christ's Crown of Thorn), The Twelve leaves (the Twelve Apostles), the ten holes (The 10 Commadments), and the heart (Love). Candle stick belongs to Ben Steenhorst.

Measurements
57cm (height), 42c (length)

Material
metal

Beliefs

Proper caretaking of sport history is an honour bestowed upon the Aurora Sport Hall of Fame by those it recognizes, its donors and supporters.