27 - 29 April 2010,
Price realised EUR 2,500
Estimate EUR 3,000 - EUR 5,000
A PAIR OF BRASS PRICKET CANDLESTICKS "SCHEIBENLEUCHTER"
SOUTH GERMAN, CIRCA 1500
The iron prickets rivetted to the shaft cast with three discs, on a moulded turned spreading foot (2)
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For similar candlesticks see: W. Dexel, Das Hausgerät Mitteleuropas, Berlin, 1973, pp.210-211, ns. 293, 295a&b.
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