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This is a replica of a reading candle holder. It sits by the chair and you can adjust the height to the best height for reading a book.
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#1 posted 03-04-2014 08:54 AM
Well there you go! Just like a Project I had on here and don’t even know if it’s still there.
Their called “Ratcheting Candle Stands” from the early 1900’s.
Yes they can be used for Reading and also a multitude of other Purposes as they were pretty well the only source of Light they had in those days.+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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#2 posted 03-04-2014 02:37 PM
Thanks for showing me your picture. That is the only other one I have seen a picture of that someone had built. My daughter stole mine.
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#3 posted 03-04-2014 02:47 PM
This is cool – If you don’t mind, I am going to have to copy, but will most probably try and adapt it to a floor lamp. Thanks for posting
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#4 posted 03-04-2014 03:02 PM
This is a nice reproduction and will make a great conversation piece.
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#5 posted 03-05-2014 02:12 AM
You’re certainly Welcome. Download this one and DON’T tell your Daughter you have it! ....LOL..
#6 posted 03-05-2014 03:07 AM
Rick, I see from you picture, yours is a left handed one, mine is right handed. :)
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