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Tilt-top Candlestand

1971.440 (RS116247)

Description

It has an octagonal top with light and dark wood stringing on the upper surface. It has a turned vasiform baluster which is supported by three squared cabriole legs which terminate in spade feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
inlay (process)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTAND
candlestands (furniture)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
30.5 x 15 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.440
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12052

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