An instrument or utensil for promoting a candle
- a holder with sockets for candle lights
- a guitar or utensil for encouraging a candle.
Old English candelsticca; see candle + stick (letter.).
The interior has a fine Cosmatesque pulpit supported by ancient columns resting on lions, a Paschal candlestick of 1245, and a good pavement of the same period with beasts and dragons.