• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 151

    A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA WITH SHEFFIELD-PLATED BRANCHES

    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1823

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA WITH SHEFFIELD-PLATED BRANCHES
    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1823
    Each on circular base with two crests and mottos, with columnar stem with two branches and three sockets, waxpans and nozzles, with detachable central flame finial, marked on bases, also marked 22:19 and 23:1, the branches marked with double sunbursts
    21½ in. (54.6 cm.) high (2)


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    Please note that the correct image for this lot is viewable at christies.com, on lotfinder, sale 2209, lot 151. The photograph in the printed catalogue and in the ecatalogue is incorrect.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA