22 May 2008
A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER CANDLESTICKS
MARK OF SIMON JOUET, LONDON, 1752
Each on hexagonal base with shell border, the knopped baluster stem with spool-form socket, the nozzle with conforming shell border, each marked under base, on socket
8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) high; 34 oz. 10 dwt. (1087 gr.) (2)
Christie's, New York, 11 February 1982, lot 251
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