Candlestand

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-3314

Description

The candlestand has a rectangular top on a bluster, with a turned standard and arched flat-sided tripod base, ending in snake feet. It is grain painted red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

27.75 x 17.75 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1100