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Object Name Candlestand
Artist Unidentified
Year Range from 1805
Year Range to 1815
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Description Paint decorated tilt-top candlestand having an octagonal top with faux grain paint decoration highlighted by black and gold compass work and a blue sponge decorated shaft. The top is fastened to the turned shaft by means of a 3-piece cleat tenoned to block; cleats screwed to table top with large brass screws. Three spider legs are dovetailed to bottom 3 inches of base.
Accession Number 1997.126