• The William F. Reilly Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 2273

    The William F. Reilly Collection

    14 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 97

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1803

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1803
    Each on circular base, with tapering cylindrical stem, fitted with two-arm branches, with six circular gadrooned nozzles, each marked on base, branch, removable central socket and nozzles, one base stamped with scratch-weight 22:13, the other 22:17
    22 in. (55.9 cm.) high; the branches 123 oz. (3,832 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 22 April 1993, lot 274.