This triple candelabra was made to celebrate the wedding anniversary of James and Annie Younger of Arnsbrae House, Alloa.
Three light candelabra with model of Arnsbrae House, Alloa, 1911
© Clackmannanshire Council Museum and Heritage Service
- Height: 52 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,824 ( Total: £4,883)
- Acquired in:
James Younger, of the famous brewing family, and Annie, daughter of John Thomson Paton of the Paton wool-spinning dynasty, moved into the newly built Arnsbrae House as soon as they were married. The house may have been built as a wedding present for the couple from either the groom's or bride's family, both of whom by then were very wealthy. The candelabra incorporates a very accurate model of Arnsbrae House designed by Alfred Waterhouse.
Remained at Arnsbrae House until the estate was sold in 1974