William and Mary Period Walnut Candle Stand

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A 17th century William and Mary period walnut candle stand or torchere stand. The hexagonal centre stem with finely figured walnut veneers, over three elaborate feet. The top of very good color and patina, carefully sectioned in diamonds and triangular sections. Octagonal top with a double moulded rim.

In the 17th and 18th Century tall ornamental stands known as Torcheres were used for a candlestick or candelabra to throw extra light into a room.

Details

  • Of the Period
    William and Mary
  • Place of Origin
    Great Britain (UK)
  • Date of Manufacture
    1690
  • Period
    Late 17th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    40.25 in. H x 13.5 in. W x 13.5 in. D
    102 cm H x 34 cm W x 34 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Peterborough, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU103288286823
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Located in Peterborough, Northamptonshire

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