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Candlestand

1971.608 (RS117635)

Description

Tilt-top candlestand, painted dark brown over brick red; elongated octagonal top; ring turned baluster support with tripod base terminating in squared cabriole legs. One leg shorter than other two, nailed on to baluster.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
hardwood
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CANDLESTAND
candlestands (furniture)
Federal
hardwood
Hepplewhite
Unidentified Hardwood
Dimensions
30.625 x 21.5 x 19.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.608
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5241

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