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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 145

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III THREE-LIGHT LARGE CANDELABRA

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III THREE-LIGHT LARGE CANDELABRA
    CIRCA 1760
    Each with star finial above a domed canopy and triangular flèche and reticulated baluster base, the receiver-bowl issuing two scrolled branches with finials and hung with droplets and three scrolled candle-branches with star-cut-drip-pans hung with pear-shaped droplets, restorations and replacements, the plate on one receiver-bowl numbered '1-5', the plate on the other numbered '6-10' and the branches numbered accordingly
    39 in. (99 cm.) high; 24 in. (61 cm.) wide; 16 in. (40.5 cm.) deep (2)


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