"TENNESSEE BIRDCAGE' CANDLESTAND" (ca. 1815)
Approximate dimensions: 26 ½ inches (height), 17 inches (diameter of top).
Mixed woods: Top is walnut, shaft and legs is cherry. Age appropriate wear, block under top replaced, minor repairs, excellent old finish. Superior form to most other known Tennessee candlestands. Attributed to Hawkins or Jefferson County, Tennessee. For a candlestand which is out of the same shop see: Namuni Hale Young, Art & Furniture of East Tennessee, page 58, figure 106.