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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT TEN-LIGHT CANDELABRUM CENTREPIECE

    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1859

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT TEN-LIGHT CANDELABRUM CENTREPIECE
    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1859
    Formed as palm trees supporting ten branches, detachable in two sections, each terminating in a detachable socket and nozzle, one nozzle replaced, the base cast as rockwork and applied with a cast model of an elephant, a water buffalo, and a buck, the sides with a cast and chased band of zig-zags, rosettes and medallions between beaded borders, raised on three supports and applied with a blank escutcheon, marked on foot, on base, on sockets and on nine nozzles
    37¾ in. (96 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide
    544 oz. (16,924 gr.)


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