• 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 129

    AN UNUSUAL PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER SEVEN-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    MARK OF JOHN NEWTON MAPPIN, LONDON, 1888

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER SEVEN-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    MARK OF JOHN NEWTON MAPPIN, LONDON, 1888
    Each on triangular base, applied with hunting horn candlesockets with fox-head joins, the base with a rider and hounds surrounding a fluted stem supporting six leaf-clad branches and central socket, the base with three vacant cartouches, fully marked, with some unmarked nuts under base
    28 3/4 in. (73 cm.) high; 724 oz. (22,527 gr.) (2)


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