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Four German silver candlesticks
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Four German silver candlesticks

THREE WITH MARK OF JOHANN GEORG HUMBERT, BERLIN, 1821-1848, ONE WITH INDISTINCT MARKS

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Four German silver candlesticks
Three with mark of Johann Georg Humbert, Berlin, 1821-1848, one with indistinct marks
Each on square stepped base, with reeded borders, waisted fluted stem, and spool-shaped fluted socket, two with reeded circular detachable nozzles, each engraved with FWR monogram with Royal Prussian crown above for King Friedrich Wilhelm III or IV, the fourth candlestick, similar, slightly smaller, three marked on bases, traces of marks on the fourth, each also engraved with weight, filled
9½in. (24cm.) high and 9 3/8in. (23.8cm.) high (4)
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Lot Essay

Another candlestick from the same set is at Huis Doorn and was exhibited Hanau, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Kaiserliches Gold und Silber, Schätze der Hohenzollern aus dem Schloss Huis Doorn, 1986, cat. no. 64, illustrated p. 75.
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