candlestand

furniture maker: unknown

circa 1800
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Description
candlestand with small circular top, turned and fluted column and three splayed legs which fold in to the body when the piece is lifted from the floor. This action may indicate the candlestand is of the campaign variety. According to Patricia Begg, this is a Wig stand.
Maker and role
furniture maker: unknown
Production place
England
Production date
circa 1800
Media description
Mahogany
Measurements
805 x 340 (between legs)
Measurement details
height: 805mm
width: 340mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0077
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