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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 253

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF EDWARD FELINE, LONDON, 1748

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF EDWARD FELINE, LONDON, 1748
    In the Régence style, on stepped square bases with incurved corners, chased with scales and applied with winged busts, rising to facetted and knopped baluster stems with stiff leaf and scale decoration, classical profile busts and volutes on matted grounds, with detachable nozzles, the bases with original wood and iron pegs, each marked under base, the bases further engraved with scratchweights '29=12' and '29=15'
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high
    gross weight 58 oz. (1,811 gr.) (2)


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