Candlesticks (4)

Object Number: 
INV.14170-14171, 14174-14175
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Sheffield plate
Dimensions: 
each overall: 12 1/8 x 5 3/4 in. ( 30.8 x 14.6 cm )
Description: 
Set of four cast, seamed and wrought Sheffield plate candlesticks; tapered conical shafts with applied, cast convex shoulders with chased acanthus scrolls around the edges and baluster necks, supporting cast incurved sockets with applied, chased acanthus scroll and gadrooned rims; shafts set on cast circular feet with bands of acanthus scrolls and gadrooning; pedestals raised in the centers to circular platforms with acanthus scroll edges; bases weighted; no maker's marks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Townsend Lawrence
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group