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MEDIUM Various woods, gilt, pigment
  • Place Manufactured: New York, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1875
    DIMENSIONS height: 33 1/8 in. (84.1 cm); diameter: 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS unmarked
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2002.17.3
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Robert Tuggle
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION A tall thin gilt stand with blue matte painted highlights with a turned central shaft that terminates in a spherical from which four turned canted legs extend. Two short turned elements are supported by a short horizontal crossbar above the center point of shaft. Small round top with an inset floral marquetry panel at center.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Attributed to George Jacob Hunzinger (American, born Germany, 1835–1898). Stand, ca. 1875. Various woods, gilt, pigment, height: 33 1/8 in. (84.1 cm); diameter: 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Robert Tuggle, 2002.17.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2002.17.3_view1.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2002.17.3_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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