Candlestand

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-3306

Description

A round top on a tapering ring and vase turned standard and arched tripod base with snake feet. The top is painted brown, while the standard and base is grain painted in light and dark brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlestands (furniture)
graining
hardwood
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
pine (wood)
Hardwood
Pine
Painted
Turned
CANDLESTAND

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

28 (H), 14.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1092