• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III CAST SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF JOHN CARTER, LONDON, 1772

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III CAST SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF JOHN CARTER, LONDON, 1772
    The shaped square bases with leafy scroll corners and anthemions, spirally-fluted stems, the capitals with detachable nozzles, gadroon borders, engraved with crest of a lion's gamb holding a lozenge charged with three crosslets
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high
    45 oz. (1,395 gr.) (2)


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