Candlestand

Date:
1860

Tin candle holder for traveling. Rectangular tin box opens to reveal sections for candles & matches and short spike each side of cover to hold small candles upright. Tilting the lid forward would have reflected light onto writing surface.

Location:
20 Aviles Street, St. Augustine, Florida 32084
Identifier:
XF19854.JPG
Institution:
Ximenez-Fatio House Museum

Niddy Noddy

Date:
1800

Wood hand yarn winder (hank), opposing yokes on spindle, Also known as Niddy Noddy.

Location:
20 Aviles Street, St. Augustine, Florida 32084
Identifier:
XF19842
Institution:
Ximenez-Fatio House Museum