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American Decorative Arts

Candlestand

1740–60

Wrought iron with brass cups and pans

54 in. (137.16 cm)
Gift in memory of Charles F. Montgomery by Mr. and Mrs. George M. Kaufman
1979.106
Geography: 
Made in Middle Atlantic States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Bibliography: 

Charles F. Montgomery and Gerald W. R. Ward, “Iron Candlestands: Made Where, When and by Whom?,” Antiques 112, no. 2 (August 1977): 283, fig. 5.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 118, ill.

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