A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780
 A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780
 A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780
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A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Sold:5,000GBP

Lot Details

Description

A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER CANDLESTICKS, JOHN WINTER & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1780


Neo-classical form with fluted columns and sconces, beaded rims, detachable nozzles, on circular bases, engraved with a coat-of-arms, hollow bases

28.5cm, 11⅛in diameter

2883gr., 92oz. 12dwt.

Condition Report

All clearly marked to rim of each base. The nozzles all clearly part marked. One nozzle repaired at the neck. The nozzle to this sconce does not fit flush. All a little rubbed but otherwise good condition overall. The bases are not loaded.


"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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

The arms are possibly those of Porteous impaling Smith or Smyth.

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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