London, South Kensington
2 December 2003
A COMPOSITE SUITE OF THREE EDWARDIAN SILVER CANDELABRA
CORINTHIAN COLUMN FORM, COMPRISING;
A SILVER 5-LIGHT CANDELABRUM, BEAD MOUNTS, ON A SQUARE STEPPED BASE, MARK OF MARTIN & HALL, SHEFFIELD, 1908, 58.5CM (23IN) HIGH OVERALL; AND A PAIR OF 3-LIGHT CANDELABRA, GADROON MOUNTS, ON STEPPED BASES, MARK OF ELKINGTON & CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1901, 53CM (21IN) HIGH OVERALL, LOADED BASES.
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THE CENTRE 'LIGHTS' UNSCREW ON ALL THREE BRANCH CLUSTERS. ALL NOZZLES ARE REMOVEABLE FROM THE SCONCES; THE CANDLESTICK OF THE SINGLE CANDELABRUM HAS ITS OWN NOZZLE, THE PAIR HAVE A 'NOZZLE' PIECE FORMED AS PART OF THE SOCKET.
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