Bobeche

 Bobeches can be seen on the Menorah of the Temple at the Temple Institute, Jerusalem. 

Bobeches can be seen on the Menorah of the Temple at the Temple Institute, Jerusalem. 

(n.): the collar at the base of a candle to catch wax drippings

Ex: A bobeche is indispensable if one's dining table sports a tablecloth.  

Keith Blackmer