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    Sale 2767

    Catalogue I. Dutch and Foreign Silver, Objects of Vertu and Judaica. Catalogue II The Wttewaall Silver Collection

    10 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 151

    A fine pair of german silver two-light candelabra

    INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK OF JOHANN GOTTFRIED SCHLAUBITZ, DANZIG, DATE-LETTER INDISTINCT PROBABLY CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A fine pair of german silver two-light candelabra
    Indistinct maker's mark of Johann Gottfried Schlaubitz, Danzig, date-letter indistinct probably circa 1750
    On shaped floral scroll base, baluster stem and vase-shaped socket, the detachable two-light scroll top with floral scroll branches with conforming sockets and drip-pans, central finial of flowers, fruit and a bird, the top marked with one and the base with four incised dots, marked on base
    39.5 cm. high
    4806 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    With Fischer-Böhler Antiquitäten, Munich, 1961


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that one candelabra and the detachable top is re-cast from the original candelabra by Johan Schlaubitz. The re-cast candelabra may have been made late 19th or early 20th century.