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Candlestand

Description

One inch thick circular pine top with crossed oak two-piece brace underneath forming connection of turned pedestal (undetermined wood) to top. Two piece crossed oak feet with wedge tapering. Pedestal tenons through foot secured with two wedges. Top stripped, pedestal and foot painted black, evidence of yellow paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1680-1720
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Candlestand
candlestands (lighting devices)
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
26 3/4 (H), 21 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.454
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255294

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