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Tripod table (Candlestand)

Description

Squared top with shaped corners. Vase turned balaster with very thin neck terminates in columnar form with simple ring turnings. Bracket caving between legs at the base of pedestal. Snake foot with ridge at top of foot, feet terminate in pads. Legs dovetail into pedestal.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Location of origin
America
Material
carving (processes)
cherry (wood)
maple (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Candlestand
candlestands (furniture)
Carved
carving (processes)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Queen Anne
tables (support furniture)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
27.5 x 17.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1421
Credit Line
Gift of Virginia L. Hodge and Katharine D. Parry
GUSN
53360

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