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A pair of Italian silver table candlesticks, assay master Giancinto Buonacquisto, Naples, circa 1750
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 6,960 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
127
A pair of Italian silver table candlesticks, assay master Giancinto Buonacquisto, Naples, circa 1750
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 6,960 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A pair of Italian silver table candlesticks, assay master Giancinto Buonacquisto, Naples, circa 1750
shaped circular bases rising to spirally fluted stems moulded with scalework, vase-shaped leaf-capped sconces, assay master's mark only struck three times
Quantity: 2
19.3cm, 9 1/2 in high
873gr, 28oz
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Catalogue Note

For an example of Neapolitan silver marked only with the assay master's (console) mark three times see Tre Secoli di Argenti Napolitani [exhib. cat.], Castel Sant'Elmo, April-May 1988, p. 197; and for a pair of Neapolitan candlesticks with identical bases to the present examples, see Elio and Corrado Catello, Argenti Napolitani, 1973, pl. LXVIII

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