London, South Kensington
16 June 2004
A Swiss Silver Chamber Candlestick
Mark of Wilhelm Brenner, Lausanne, late 18th century
The shaped circular base supports the reeded spool shaped sconce, engraved with an initial and with a reed and loop handle - 7¾in. (19.6cm.) long, 6.5oz.
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For the maker's and town mark, see François-Pierre de Vevey; Manuel des orfèvres de Suisse romande page 224, number 1387.
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