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Candlestand

Description

The candlestand has a rectangular top on a bluster, with a turned standard and arched flat-sided tripod base, ending in snake feet. It is grain painted red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
graining
hardwood
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTAND
candlestands (furniture)
graining
hardwood
Hardwood
Painted
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
27.75 x 17.75 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1100
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3314

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