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Candlestand

Description

A round top on a tapering ring and vase turned standard and arched tripod base with snake feet. The top is painted brown, while the standard and base is grain painted in light and dark brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
graining
hardwood
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTAND
candlestands (furniture)
graining
hardwood
Hardwood
Painted
Pine
pine (wood)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
28 (H), 14.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1092
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3306

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