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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 363

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER NEO-CLASSICAL CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF JOHN CARTER, LONDON, 1774

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER NEO-CLASSICAL CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF JOHN CARTER, LONDON, 1774
    Square bases decorated with ram's masks, their horns supporting foliate swags and with ribbon-tied medallions dependent from their mouths, the waisted, fluted stems with four ram's mask monopodia, fluted capitals with a band of Greek key decoration, detachable nozzles, bases filled, monogrammed
    11¾ in. (29.9 cm.) high (2)


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