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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 152

    A GEORGE IV SILVER CANDELABRUM CENTERPIECE

    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH II, LONDON, 1823

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV SILVER CANDELABRUM CENTERPIECE
    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH II, LONDON, 1823
    Shaped circular, on four leaf-clad legs with paw feet, the lower central frame supporting a pineapple finial, the pierced shell and palmette circular frame with apple and grape vine details, and supporting a cut-glass bowl, the four leaf-clad branches with lobed sockets and removable nozzles, marked on frame, on each branch and nozzle
    12½ in. (31.8 cm.) high; 100 oz. 10 dwt. (3131 gr.) weighable silver


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MIDWEST COLLECTION