SOUTHERN, POSSIBLY VIRGINIA, FIGURED WALNUT HANGING CANDLEBOX, the shaped backboard having arched crest with central hanging hole over a dovetailed case with open well flanked by shaped, descending sides. Fine old surface with warm color. First quarter 19th century. 13 1/4" HOA, 10" W, 6" D. Provenance: From a North Carolina collection.
Very good condition overall with minor expected usage wear. Burn mark to underside of base and two drilled holes (possibly later) to bottom board.