A 19th century Canadian octagonal top candlestand, Nova Scotia

Circa 1840

 
Features:
Unusual octagonal shaped top 
Use of pine and white oak wood
Column with bold vase turnings
alternately painted with red and black 
 
Dimensions:
Diameter: 18 inches
Height:  28 inches
 
Provenance:
Purchased from Henry Dobson and has remained in same collection for the last 30 years

 

Reference:
Henry and Barbara Dobson “The Early Furniture of Ontario & the Atlantic Provinces", plate 26.

 

Condition:

Excellent condition with wear appropriate for age of piece

A 19th century Canadian octagonal top candlestand, Nova Scotia, circa 1840

C$0.00Price
  • Additional Information

    Price upon request

     

    Exhibition History:

    Stamp on underside identifies this candlestand as having been exhibited in the Country Heritage Loan Exhibition, Toronto 1974
  • Please contact Dealer for more information

    PETER VERNON ANTIQUES
    Toronto, Ontario
     416-694-2587
     vernonantiques@sympatico.ca