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Candlestand

1955.398 (RS179445)

Description

Tilt-top candelstand; square top with rounded corners and serpentine edges; inlaid quarterfan in each corner; three legs with slipper feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1805
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
birch (wood)
Object type
Lighting Equipment; Lighting Holders
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
birch (wood)
Candleholder
Candlestand
candlestands (furniture)
Dimensions
43 1/4 x 23 3/4 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.398
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62470
Reference Notes
Sander, Penny. Elegant Embellishments. Boston; SPNEA; 1982.

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