25 March 2010
A PAIR OF GEORGE I BRASS CANDLESTICKS AND BRASS SNUFFER
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
The pair of candlesticks with moulded turned socket and knopped baluster shaft and hexagonal foot, the scissor snuffer possibly associated with conforming stand en suite with the candlesticks
The candlesticks 6¼ in. (16 cm.) high (3)
Bought from Alistair Sampson, London, 2006.
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A related set of candlesticks and snuffer with hexagonal bases is illustrated in E. Koldeweij, The English Brass Candlestick, London, 2001, p. 106, no. 75.
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