Candlestand

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1725-1800

GUSN

GUSN-258981

Description

Candlestand is painted with black enamle and has three scroll end feet that form an arched tripod split from a square stock on the shaft's base. The top of the rod has a perpendicular bar with a candle socket at one end. There is an opening at the opposite end that is pierced by a rush holding spring mechanism made of a bent bar welded to the middle of the shaft.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlestands (furniture)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
Candlestand

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

438.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States?

Dimensions

27 1/4 (H), 8 7/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.642