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Item Details

Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art

November 17, 2011 – November 19, 2011

Lot #1257
Temp #2
DepartmentFurniture
Low Estimate $1,800.00
High Estimate $2,400.00
Last Updated November 28, 2011

Description

ANTIQUE AMERICAN QUEEN ANNE TILT-TOP CANDLESTAND Late 18th Century
In mahogany with shaped top. Turned baluster-form pedestal and cabriole legs ending in snake feet. Probably from Nantucket. See similar example in Jobe, Sullivan and O'Brien, Harbor & Home: Furniture of Southeastern Massachusetts 1710-1850, p. 158, plate 52. Height 28. Top 26" corner to corner."

Condition

Clasp to secure top has been replaced.

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