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Gilded, circular stand on three ball feet. The top is painted white. A channel is cut around the top near the edge to receive a glass cover. Tiny remnants of felt are present in the channel. There is circular hole at center, and a plugged hole next to it, visible on the underside.

Date

1850-1900


Geography


Material/Technique

Wood, gesso, gilt


Credit

Purchase, 1956


Object Number

W-2106/E


Colors


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