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Candlesticks (4)

Candlesticks (4)
Title
Candlesticks (4)
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
Object Number 
INV.14170-14171, 14174-14175
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group