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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 505

    'THE CHILD NYMPH CANDLESTICKS'
    A PAIR OF EDWARD VIII SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1936

    Price Realised  

    'THE CHILD NYMPH CANDLESTICKS'
    A PAIR OF EDWARD VIII SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1936
    Each with circular dished base, the stem with four cast figures below a spool shaped socket, with detachable nozzle, the bases filled, marked on base and on nozzle
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (2)


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    These candlesticks are recorded in Ramsden's workbook as order 2125 'Child Nymphs Candlesticks'. The entry, dated 19 November 1936, records the cost of making the candlesticks as £4-8-0 with a selling price of £7-7-2.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (Lots 504-506)