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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF ALEXANDER JOHNSON, LONDON, 1762

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF ALEXANDER JOHNSON, LONDON, 1762
    Each on shaped circular base, the base, baluster stem and socket cast with swirling beads and foliage, the nozzles with conforming decoration, the base and nozzle engraved with a crest, each marked under base and on nozzle
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high; 53 oz. (1653 gr.) (2)


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