FEDERAL CANDLESTAND

Nantucket, Massachusetts   Circa 1800
Inscribed on block, “… Main Street/ Nantucket”

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: Maple

Height: 28 1/4 inches
Width: 26 inches

Reference: For very similar stands please see Charles and Mary Carpenter, The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket. See also Brock Jobe et. al. Harbour and Home, entry 52. Note that this table exhibits the prominent “doughnut” at the base of the turned stem.

Item Number: 7108