Fine and Rare "Pilgrim Century" Candlestand
With Circular Turned Top and Chamfered Block Base
Painted and Patinated Maple and Pine
United States c. 1720
23” high x 10” wide x 10” deep
5” in diameter
Provenance: Private Collection, Manhattan, New York City, NY, USA
Condition: A wonderfully restrained and simply designed primitive candlestand, with a fine circular top, raised on a gently swollen baluster stem, terminating in a sculptural solid chamfered block base. The top is further supported by two angled metal bracing stretchers, seemingly original.