Jewelry Stand

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1867-1933

GUSN

GUSN-6567

Description

Men's jewelry and watch stand; painted tiger-maple "grained" wood with dished circular base surmounted by shaped watch receptacle on turned stem; circular watch receptacle is halfway up on stem; s-shaped wires hold two conical wood pin rests or holders with green velvet covered tops; metal hook at center of stem with metal sunflower-plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stands (support furniture)
accessories
metal
tiger maple
velvet (fabric weave)
Maple
Velvet
Unidentified Metal
STAND

Inscription

Sticker on bottom half missing. ""Holden & Cu(?)/Import/[etc]""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

6.25 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1352