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Candle Dryer

1992.438 (RS21250)

Description

Rectangular form with a flattened top, pierced with a hanging hole over a chamfered, hexagonal body which has 6 projecting carved arms. Two arms hold hand dipped tallon candles. It has a natural finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hewing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
Hand-hewn
hewing
Rack, Drying
racks (supporting devices)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 x 2 x 5 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.438
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11102

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