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Jewelry Stand

1971.1352 (RS118113)

Description

Men's jewelry and watch stand; painted tiger-maple "grained" wood with dished circular base surmounted by shaped watch receptacle on turned stem; circular watch receptacle is halfway up on stem; s-shaped wires hold two conical wood pin rests or holders with green velvet covered tops; metal hook at center of stem with metal sunflower-plate.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867-1933
Inscriptions
Sticker on bottom half missing. ""Holden & Cu(?)/Import/[etc]""
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
metal
tiger maple
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Maple
metal
Possibly tiger maple
STAND
stands (support furniture)
Unidentified Metal
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
6.25 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1352
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6567

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