A PAIR OF CONTINENTAL SILVER PRICKET CANDLESTICKS, UNMARKED, ITALIAN OR NETHERLANDISH, MID-17TH CENTURY
triform bases rising to baluster stems and vase sconces embossed and chased with lobate ornament and acanthus, iron prickets, metal stems, contemporary wood and metal inserts, loaded
55cm., 22 1/2in. high
some minor dents, little holes and losses, but overall in good condition and nice.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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