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Candlestand

Description

Wood tilt-top candlestand. Top is oval in shape with wood inlay of urn holding a branch with leaves. Pedestal of table is urn-shaped; lower part of urn is fluted. Table stands on three cabriole legs with claw and ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1830
Probably
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Descriptive terms
candlestands (furniture)
Table
Table, Tilt-Top
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
27 3/4 x 25 3/8 (HxW), 15 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.369
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
305581

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