Plant stand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-174940

Description

Carved teak plant stand with scalloped top with a beaded border that surrounds a round soapstone insert, which sits atop of an intricatively carved pierced apron that consists of vines and open and closed five petaled flowers. The stand is supported by five pierced legs ending in hooved feet. A five part stretcher ebmellished with carved flourishes and forming an open pentagon in the center which spans the base of the stand.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plant stands
teak (wood)
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Stand, Plant

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P275
FD038

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22 14/16 (H), 14 10/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.698