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Early William & Mary Candlestand,
Circular Top, X-Form Base
New York, Circa 1700-1730
Gumwood, birch, and ash


Early William & Mary Candlestand, Circular Top, X-Form Base
New York, Circa 1700-1730
Gumwood, birch, and ash, entire view 1

The round top secured to standard by a sophisticated 3-piece “H” form cleat that is
shaped, canted, and molded. The block, baluster, and ring-turned standard pierces the
shaped cross or “X” form base featuring shoe feet. It appears that at onetime there were
pads nailed to feet that are long gone. (Height: 28"; top diameter: 18.5")


Early William & Mary Candlestand, Circular Top, X-Form Base
New York, Circa 1700-1730
Gumwood, birch, and ash, entire view 2

Early William & Mary Candlestand, Circular Top, X-Form Base
New York, Circa 1700-1730
Gumwood, birch, and ash, top view

Early William & Mary Candlestand, Circular Top, X-Form Base
New York, Circa 1700-1730
Gumwood, birch, and ash, base view

$2,850.00

843-305




Antique Dished Top Country Candle
or Kettle Stand New England,
Probably early 19th Century
Cherry, fruitwood top


Antique Dished Top Country Candle or Kettle Stand
New England, Probably early 19th Century
Cherry, fruitwood top, entire view 1

The dished and molded top affixed to chamfered cleat continuing to the turned standard featuring octagonal
terminus with large acorn shape drop finial; raised on scrolled slab-cut feet.
(Original dry surface, top displays a shrinkage crack.
(Height: 23.5", 11.5" top diameter)


Antique Dished Top Country Candle or Kettle Stand
New England, Probably early 19th Century
Cherry, fruitwood top, entire view 2

Antique Dished Top Country Candle or Kettle Stand
New England, Probably early 19th Century
Cherry, fruitwood top, top view

Antique Dished Top Country Candle or Kettle Stand
New England, Probably early 19th Century
Cherry, fruitwood top, underside view

$1,275.00

925-29




Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand,
Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800


Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand, Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800, entire view 1

The robust double socket candle arm travels on a turned and flaring standard contuse to a perfectly
proportioned round pedestal raised on tripod feet. Excellent condition; displays good color and patina.
Height: 34.5".


Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand, Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800, entire view 2

Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand, Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800, entire view 3

Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand, Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800, base detail

Antique Curly Maple Candle Stand, Adjustable Height Double Socket Arm
New England, circa 1800, adjuster detail

$1,450.00

1283-28




Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand,
Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry - SOLD


Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, entire view 1

Round top with molded edge affixed to shaped cleat by clinched rosehead nails; couple screws
added from underneath later. The turned shaft continuing to octagonal terminus featuring a bell-
shaped finial ending with a small orb. Slab-cut cabriole legs resting on
slipper-like feet…one retaining projecting pad.
(Height: 29"; top diameter: 15.25")


Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, entire view 2

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, entire view 3

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, detail view 1

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, detail view 2

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, legs detail

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, top detail

Antique, Kettle Stand, Candle Stand, Early, Original and Rare
Connecticut, circa 1730
Cherry, underside detail

SOLD

410-169




Federal Candlestand, Fine Country Table
Attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869)
Antrim, New Hampshire, circa 1800-1810
Maple, old refinish SOLD


Federal Candlestand, Fine Country Table Attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869)
Antrim, New Hampshire, circa 1800-1810
Maple, old refinish, angle view

(Association made based on a group of tables with similar design features.)
Square top, having chamfered edges, top and bottom, is attached to an unusual and cleat;
rectangular molded cleat nearly wide as the top featuring a raised block at center…the short
end with gouge carving; long end with chamfered top and canted ends.
The elegant urn-turned standard continues to tripod legs [spider] resting on squared feet.
The tops of legs are faceted and display flat ridges; chamfered top-and-bottom continues to the
notched feet…the notches define the feet.
(Excellent condition with a small nail added to bottom of shaft to
insure the integrity of a typical and common shrinkage fissure.
Height: 29.5"; top: 14.5" x 15")


Federal Candlestand, Fine Country Table Attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869)
Antrim, New Hampshire, circa 1800-1810
Maple, old refinish, entire view

Federal Candlestand, Fine Country Table Attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869)
Antrim, New Hampshire, circa 1800-1810
Maple, old refinish, under view

Federal Candlestand, Fine Country Table Attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869)
Antrim, New Hampshire, circa 1800-1810
Maple, old refinish, top view

SOLD

1327-1




Early Hepplewhite Candle Stand,
Federal Tilt-top table, Original Surface History
Likely New Hampshire, Circa 1800


 Candlestand,-Paint-Decorated,-Hepplewhite_view-1

Unusually tall, rectangular top with canted corners, sometimes referred to as a coffin top; turned standard continuing to well-arched spider legs resting on carved spade feet. Wonderful early faux grained surface over original red; dry patina. (In very good condition with some paint loss to top, else fine; Height: 28.5”, top:16 by 18”)


 Candlestand,-Paint-Decorated,-Hepplewhite_view-3

 Candlestand,-Paint-Decorated,-Hepplewhite_top

 Candlestand,-Paint-Decorated,-Hepplewhite_Detail-1

$1,750

1221-9




Tiptop Cherrywood Candlestand, Original Surface, Dark Stain with Red Tint
New England, Perhaps New Hampshire


Antique Tiptop Cherrywood Candlestand in Original Surface, New England, angle view

The square top with applied molding tilts on a turned and carved standard featuring crisp wafer and banded reel turnings centering bands of herringbone and stylized notch carvings.
The stand is raised on scratch-beaded spider legs featuring scrolled returns.
(Very good original condition; two-board top; H: 28"; top: 18.5 by 18.5")

$1,595

632-47


Antique Tiptop Cherrywood Candlestand in Original Surface, New England, top up view
Antique Tiptop Cherrywood Candlestand in Original Surface, New England, top detail
Antique Tiptop Cherrywood Candlestand in Original Surface, New England, shaft detail



Chapin School Candlestand, Double ended Candle Drawer and Serpentine Top
East Windsor, Connecticut, Circa 1790


Antique Chapin School Candlestand with Double Ended Candle Drawer, Connecticut, Circa 1790, angle view 1

Cherry, white pine
(H: 20"; top: 20 by 15")

$2,950

270-139


Antique Chapin School Candlestand with Double Ended Candle Drawer, Connecticut, Circa 1790, angle view 2
Antique Chapin School Candlestand with Double Ended Candle Drawer, Connecticut, Circa 1790, top detail
Antique Chapin School Candlestand with Double Ended Candle Drawer, Connecticut, Circa 1790, shaft detail



William and Mary Table, Candlestand, Chamfered Cruciform Base, Circular Top
New England, Circa 1725, Maple
Circular top on turned post resting on shaped cross base


William and Mary Table, Candlestand, Chamfered Cruciform Base, Circular Top
New England, Circa 1725, angle view

(It appears that the top, standard and base have always been together, however, the top is screwed to cleat from underside; pegs have been installed through the side-of-cleats likely securing/tightening the top. We mention this because we tried to examine the underside of top but were unable. There is scattered evidence of minor beetle infestation of the period and of course, inactive. H: 27.25"; diameter: 15.75")

$785

640-23


William and Mary Table, Candlestand, Chamfered Cruciform Base, Circular Top
New England, Circa 1725, entire view
William and Mary Table, Candlestand, Chamfered Cruciform Base, Circular Top
New England, Circa 1725, top detail



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Antique Candlestand, Oval Top, X-Form Base, Turned Pedestal, Original Surface
New England, Circa 1680-1730 - SOLD


Antique Candlestand, Oval Top, X-Form Base, Turned Pedestal, Original Surface 
New England, Circa 1680-1730, entire view 1

Eastern white pine, cherry and oak
The cleated oval top is raised on a complex turned pedestal resting on a robust arched
“X” base with gouge notched toes. Rich old color, traces of old painted surface; very
good condition. (Height: 21.5"; top: 16.25" x 13.5")

SOLD

745-148




Candlestand, Adjustable, X Base, Carved Threaded Column, 2 Socket Arm, Original Surface
New England, Likely 18th Century…perhaps early 19th
Maple, height: 27.5”
Ex Oliver Williams Collection, Sold by R Withington, 1966 SOLD


 Candlestand,-X-Base,-Ex-Oliver-Williams,-MA

The carved arm with two tin candle sockets and hooks for hanging tools on a spiral-carved to-round-to-square chamfered standard morticed to a heavy X-Base. A shrinkage crack was attended-to with four early square nails during its early working life. The stand, in original natural surface displays a nice surface.

1256-21 - SOLD



Candlestand with Adjustable Height Double Candle Arm, Original Green Paint
New England, Circa 1800 to 1825ish - SOLD


Antique Candlestand with Adjustable Height Candle Arm, Original Green Paint, Circa 1800, angle view

The central threaded shaft facilitates the shaped and turned arm retaining original tinned and tabbed candle-sockets.
The threaded standard pierces the tray top with its square terminus; square preventing turning. The applied moldings are nailed to the chamfered block creating the medial table raised on tall delicate Windsor legs.
(H: 32”)

745-125 - SOLD




Cruciform Base Candlestand
Massachusetts
Circa 1700 - SOLD


Cruciform Base Candlestand

Massachusetts

Circa 1700, entire view

This mixed wood stand features an octagonal top on turned column, raised in slightly arched cruciform base. This table with excellent surface measures 25" high, and the top measures 12 by 12".

424-32 - SOLD




Early American Candlestand in Red Surface, Tiptop Table, Platform Base New England, Probably Southeastern Massachusetts - SOLD


Early American Candlestand in Red Surface, Tiptop Table, Platform Base New England, angle view

The round top pivoting on cleats above turned standard received by chamfered octagonal platform raised on turned legs. (Height: 29.25"; top diameter: 17")

274-210 - SOLD




Candle Stand, Adjustable Circular Dished Tabletop, Old Surface, Two Sockets
American, 18th Century
The tabletop on threaded column on circular stool base resting turned legs - SOLD


Antique Adjustable Candle Stand with Circular Dished Tabletop in Old Surface, 18th Century, angle view

(One tin socket, the other a brass retro; traces of red pigment; H: 34”)

572-75 - SOLD




Candlestand, Cross Base
New England
Circa 1740 to 1800 - SOLD


Candlestand, Cross Base

New England

Circa 1740 to 1800, entire view

A country stand; the shaft with chamfered edges is socketed and wedged at each end. The round top retains remains affixed to the cleat by original wooden pegs; additional nails have been added over the years. The top is made of pine; shaft and base of ash; old red paint. (H: 25.5"; top diameter: 15.5".)

413-21 - SOLD




Table, Candlestand, Old Paint
New England
Circa 1700 to 1740
Birch, original surface history - SOLD


Table, Candlestand, Old Paint

New England

Circa 1700 to 1740, entire view

The round top raised on standard featuring an unusual and robust turning vocabulary, and turned drop-finial; the tripod base, which is pegged, also features fully developed robust turnings. See Furniture of the Pilgrim Century by Wallace Nutting, plate 911-913 for a similar table. (Height: 25.75"; top diameter: 12.5")

745-34 - SOLD




Chippendale Tripod Candlestand, Trumpet Turned Column
Connecticut River Valley
Circa 1770 to 1790
Cherry - SOLD


Chippendale Tripod Candlestand, Trumpet Turned Column
Connecticut River Valley
Circa 1770 to 1790, entire view

(Excellent condition; H: 26.25"; top diameter: 16")

903-74 - SOLD




Federal Candlestand, Chartreuse Green Paint, Great Form, Different!
New England
Circa 1800
Birch
Coffin shape tip top, urn turned standard, slab cut cabriole legs on pad feet - SOLD


Federal Candlestand, Chartreuse Green Paint, Great Form, Different!
New England
Circa 1800, entire view

The paint is over original red and we assume twentieth century; working paint not meant to deceive, if you like the color it is outstanding, if not
(Fine condition; H: 27.5"; top: 21 by 16.25")

410-129 - SOLD




Candlestand, Federal, Round Top, Possibly Original Surface
Connecticut
Circa 1800
Butternut, dark brown stain - SOLD


Candlestand, Federal, Round Top, Possibly Original Surface
Connecticut
Circa 1800, entire view

Round top joined to chamfered cleat atop tapering ring and urn-turned standard raised tripod base featuring cabriole legs having exaggerated angular knees; resting on pad feet. (H: 24"; top diameter: 17.5")

572-44 - SOLD




Candlestand, Federal, Original Red, Oval Tiptop, Turned Pedestal, Tripod Base
New England, probably New Hampshire
Circa 1810 to 1825
A desirable red stained birch table, ring turned post, spider legs - SOLD


Candlestand, Federal, Original Red, Oval Tiptop, Turned Pedestal, Tripod Base
New England, probably New Hampshire
Circa 1810 to 1825, entire view

(H: 29.5"; top: 15 by 22", excellent condition, dry patina)

121-178 - SOLD




Queen Anne Candle Stand, Lovely Color and Surface
Probably Long Island, New York
Circa 1780 (Gumwood and maple) - SOLD


Queen Anne Candle Stand, Lovely Color and Surface
Probably Long Island, New York
Circa 1780, entire view

The delicate round top is fastened by the rectangular cleat with chamfered edge that receives the graceful baluster turned pedestal with a deep spool above compressed ball raised on tripod cabriole legs ending in slipper feet with full pads. The column and base are in an old red resin finish of good patina while the top looks to be natural shellac that has alligatored. (H: 26 3/8"; top measures 17.5")

314-43 - SOLD




Cruciform Base Candlestand, by Base, Round Top
Early 18th Century
New England
Beautifully turned standard on arched feet with pads - SOLD


Cruciform Base Candlestand, by Base, Round Top
Early 18th Century
New England, entire view

The black paint is refreshed, maple and pine.
(H: 24.75"; diameter: 12")

1022-4 - SOLD




Federal Tilt-Top Candlestand
New England, walnut
Circa 1780-1820
Probably original surface - SOLD


Federal Tilt-Top Candlestand
New England, walnut
Circa 1780-1820, entire view

The octagonal top with sharply angled undercut edge providing a crisp profile above a turned and carved urn standard raised on well arched spider-leg base.
Excellent condition. (Height: 28"; top: 23.25 x 15".)

704-4 - SOLD




Birch Candle Stand
New England
Circa 1810
Old Red Stain...untouched dry surface - SOLD


Birch Candle Stand
New England
Circa 1810, entire view

The cut-corner top above turned column raised on tall spider legs.
Slight cupping to top; minor imperfections...easily restored.
(Height: 28"; top: 17.5 x 13.25".)

714-2 - SOLD




Dished Top Candlestand
New England
Circa 1800
Cherry - SOLD


Dished Top Candlestand
New England
Circa 1800, entire view

The molded top affixed to shaped cleat above beautifully turned column, raised on spider legs.
Dimensions: 28.25" height, 16.75" top diameter.

903-58 - SOLD




Windsor Adjustable Candle Stand
Dished Adjustable Height Table
New England
Circa 1800
Maple...old brown paint - SOLD


Windsor Adjustable Candle Stand
Dished Adjustable Height Table
New England
Circa 1800, entire view

As depicted, with adjustable dished-top round shelf; double candle sockets analogous to turned and shaped arm; the threaded cylindrical standard above turned column received by round base with molded edges then raised on bamboo-turned legs. (Height: 40"; top diameter: 15".)

637-43 - SOLD



If you are interested in buying any of these items, please call (978) 597-8084 or email David Hillier at drh@aaawt.com

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