• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF WILLIAM GOULD, LONDON, 1761

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF WILLIAM GOULD, LONDON, 1761
    Each on shaped square base with quilted shells at the corners, knopped stem, spool-form socket and removable nozzle, engraved with a crest on base and nozzle, marked under bases, sockets and nozzles
    9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) high; 38 oz. 10 dwt. (1,210 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    With Ed Weissman Antiques, Portsmouth, New Hampshire