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    Sale 5087

    The Casimir Collection of Metalwork

    23 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III 'GUN-METAL' CANDLESTICKS

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III 'GUN-METAL' CANDLESTICKS
    CIRCA 1780
    Each with canted square beaded base and stop-fluted stem, the circular nozzles with detachable bobeches
    11in. (28cm.) high (2)


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    Saleroom Notice

    SLight wear so that some of the fluted and beaded decoration is worn especially to top knops and nozzles