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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT CANDLE-SNUFFERS AND STAND WITH AN EXTINGUISHER

    ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1820, UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK A.L

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT CANDLE-SNUFFERS AND STAND WITH AN EXTINGUISHER
    ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1820, UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK A.L
    The tray shaped oblong with milled border, the snuffers of scissor action, each cast or engraved with foliage, engraved with initials below a coronet, the tray marked near border, the snuffers marked on side and underneath, with a non-matching conical silver extinguisher, engraved with a cypher below a coronet
    The tray 8¼ in. (21 cm.) long
    9 oz. (287 gr.) (3)


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