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Hall Stand

1970.423 (RS81002)

Description

Gothic revival hall stand and pierced and carved Gothic arch with pivoting concave star-shaped looking glass, and eight wooden pegs. Molded stiles with carved finials, serpentine arms; octagonal front posts with pear-shaped finials, molded feet. Rectangular bottom encloses cast-iron shell-shaped basin (umbrella stand)\n

Details

Maker
Probably Brooks, Thomas, 1811-1887 (Maker)
Date
1846-1847
Location of origin
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Associated Building
Used At Bowen Family House (Brooklyn, N.Y.). Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Household Accessories; Storage & Display Accessories
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Gothic Revival
hall stands
Oak
oak (wood)
Stand
Dimensions
86 0/4 x 30 1/4 x 17 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.423
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64444

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