Music stand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-17367

Description

Music stand w/ veneered 3-footed base, turned under feet, painted stripe outlining contours of base. A six faceted wood turning 5 3/4" high surmounts the base and terminates in a brass rod 32 1/4" long. The rod supports a rectangular, slanted, swivelling maple book rest, w/ painted stripes outlining decoration. A pair of jointed brass candle holders attaches to the bottom of the music rest at the extreme corners. Upper right corner of rest has 2 rows of 4 chisel marks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

music stands
brass (alloy)
maple (wood)
veneer
oak (wood)
Maple Veneer
Oak
Brass
Maple
STAND, MUSIC

Additional Identification Number

99.1918

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

48 x 16 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1964.390