Shaker Candleholder

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Project by Silverback posted 07-09-2009 04:58 PM 2534 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I made this Shaker style candleholder to hang on a peg rail in our rec room and hold an antique candlestick. It’s made from walnut and the candlestick is about 120 years old I think, but I’m just guessing. It was inherited from my mother’s aunt. It is about 12” tall by 4” wide.
Any comments are always welcome.

-- Started with nothing, got most of it left.

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#1 posted 07-09-2009 05:13 PM

Beautiful Piece!

To me there is nothing more elegant than the Shaker design.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 07-09-2009 05:19 PM

Very nice. I also love the simplicity of Shaker design.

-- Hope Never fails

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#3 posted 07-09-2009 05:26 PM

The simplictic style of the shaker and good craftsmanship! Looks good!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#4 posted 07-09-2009 06:35 PM

Very nice looking candle holder.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 07-09-2009 07:26 PM

Very Nice candle holder .looks great and wonerful wood plus 120 years old wow

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