26 January 2010
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF GEORGE III BRASS CANDLESTICKS
Each curved drip pan above a squared trumpet-form and knopped stem, the square base with circular recess and engraved to each side 'ANTIENT OPERATIVE LODGE DUNDEE' and with date engraved in the corners, minor differences to nozzles, one drip pan possibly later, silver form
8¾ in. (22.5 cm.) high (2)
[Almost certainly] supplied to the Antient Operative Lodge, Dundee, Scotland, in 1767.
With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire.
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