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Music stand

Description

Music stand w/ veneered 3-footed base, turned under feet, painted stripe outlining contours of base. A six faceted wood turning 5 3/4" high surmounts the base and terminates in a brass rod 32 1/4" long. The rod supports a rectangular, slanted, swivelling maple book rest, w/ painted stripes outlining decoration. A pair of jointed brass candle holders attaches to the bottom of the music rest at the extreme corners. Upper right corner of rest has 2 rows of 4 chisel marks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Material
brass (alloy)
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
veneer
Object type
Musical T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Maple
maple (wood)
Maple Veneer
music stands
Oak
oak (wood)
STAND, MUSIC
veneer
Dimensions
48 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.390
GUSN
17367

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