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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    A MATCHED SET OF FOUR EDWARDIAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS OF CAROLEAN STYLE

    MAKER'S MARK OF L. A. CRICHTON, LONDON, 1909/10

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    A MATCHED SET OF FOUR EDWARDIAN SILVER CANDLESTICKS OF CAROLEAN STYLE
    MAKER'S MARK OF L. A. CRICHTON, LONDON, 1909/10
    The bases of the 1909 pair engraved with ram's head crest and motto scroll LE JOUR VIENDRA and the undersides stamped CRICHTON BROS NEW BOND STREET & LONDON, the bases of the 1898 pair with vacant reserve, the undersides stamped CRICHTON BROS 22 OLD BOND ST. LONDON
    11 in. (27.8 cm.) high; the base 9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) wide
    152 oz. (4712 gr.)
    The crest and motto engraved on the 1909 pair are those of Lambton (4)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note ths lot is wrongly catalogued. It should read "A matched set of 4 Edwardian silver candlesticks of Carolean style, Maker's mark of L.A.Crichton, London, 1909/10"