• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5966

    Christie's Interiors

    15 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 443

    A PAIR OF LATE VICTORIAN SILVER AND IVORY DWARF CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF GEORGE HOWSON FOR HARRISON BROTHERS AND HOWSON, SHEFFIELD, 1899

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LATE VICTORIAN SILVER AND IVORY DWARF CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF GEORGE HOWSON FOR HARRISON BROTHERS AND HOWSON, SHEFFIELD, 1899
    The tapering cylindrical stems carved with a young boy, surrounded by rocaille decoration, spirally-fluted bases and capitals, detachable nozzles
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high (2)


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