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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A VERY FINE AND RARE ENGLISH CAST BRASS BALL KNOP TRUMPET BASE CANDLESTICK, CIRCA 1680

Provenance

Private Collection, London, August 2000;
Vogel Collection no. 685.

Catalogue Note

This is a very rare form of a brass trumpet stick with a ball knop.  The design is more prevalent in contemporaneous pewter sticks. For additional information and a related example see Christopher Bangs, The Lear Collection: A Study of Copper-Alloy Socket Candlesticks, A.D. 200-1700. (Bethlehem, PA: Oaks Printing Company, 1995), pp. 142, 320, no. 115.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York