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Wood Screw Candle Arm

1992.419 (RS21411)

Description

A chestnut-maple wood screw candlearm, its round chestnut base has a screw shaft with cross arm; the cross arm is inset with 2 metal rings; natural warm brown finish; stamped.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
On the side of the arm is stamped: ""F. & L.G.""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
chestnut (wood)
maple (wood)
tooling
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
candle brackets
CANDLESTAND
Chestnut
chestnut (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Tooled
tooling
Unpainted
Dimensions
34 x 12.5 (HxW), 12 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.419
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11070

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