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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 213

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1756

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1756
    Each on hexagonal base with shells at corners, with knopped baluster stem, socket and conforming shell nozzle, the base and nozzle engraved with a crest, each marked under base and socket
    9 in. (22.9 cm.) high; 35 oz. (1,088 gr.) (2)


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