is a French word, circa 1897. Pronounced -
bO-'besh (bo, like 'go') (besh, like 'mesh') the
letter 'e' at the end is silent.
Definition: A glass or paper collar used at the
base of a candle (usually a taper candlee) to
catch wax drippings.
Also called candle drip catchers or candle
A candle bobeche fits around the
base of a taper candle to protect candle holders,
or candelabrum from wax drips. A must-have
candle accessory for your prize candelabra or favorite candle
We offer a wide variety of Candle Bobeches to
suit your individual needs and decorating taste -
from plain and simple to beautiful and elegant,
including hand-cut and hand-etched crystal glass,
reusable plastic, and disposable paper.
ALL of the bobeches we offer fit a standard
7/8" diameter (base size) taper candle.
See our big selection of Taper Candles in many heights and
Candle Bobeche selections begin
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This beautiful German Crystal
Candle Bobeche is 2.75" in Diameter and
features a graceful fluted edge. Comes with
crystal prisms ready to hang from the tiny holes
that have been pre-drilled along the scalloped
edge of the bobeche. Measures 4" Long with
Bobèches protect your candleholders and
tabletops! Fits snugly at the base of
standard 7/8" taper candless. A must-have
for your prize candelabra or favorite candleholder.