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Candlestand

1991.458 (RS21286)

Description

A round two-piece top, with sliding drawer and molded edge ends underneath. It is raised on a turned shaft and arched tripod base ending in snake feet. It still has the original brown paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1790
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cherry (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTAND
candlestands (furniture)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
26.5 (H), 18 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.458
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2435

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