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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

    A SET OF SIX EDWARDIAN BRASS 'TAVERN' CANDLESTICKS

    DATED 1905

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX EDWARDIAN BRASS 'TAVERN' CANDLESTICKS
    DATED 1905
    Each with dished base inscribed 'TRAFALGAT TAVERN GREENWICH OCTOBER 21ST 1905' with a baluster stem inset with a bell
    13in. (33cm.) high (6)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note there is a body of opinion which dates these candlesticks to the 1920's or 30's which would then make the inscription retrospective.