Candlestand

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-5241

Description

Tilt-top candlestand, painted dark brown over brick red; elongated octagonal top; ring turned baluster support with tripod base terminating in squared cabriole legs. One leg shorter than other two, nailed on to baluster.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candlestands (furniture)
hardwood
Federal
Hepplewhite
Unidentified Hardwood
Federal
Hepplewhite
CANDLESTAND

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30.625 x 21.5 x 19.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.608