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A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA, FREDERICK COURTHOPE, LONDON, 1888, BRANCHES LONDON, 1804

Estimate:

14,000 to - 18,000 USD

A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA, FREDERICK COURTHOPE, LONDON, 1888, BRANCHES LONDON, 1804

A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA, FREDERICK COURTHOPE, LONDON, 1888, BRANCHES LONDON, 1804

Estimate:

14,000 to - 18,000 USD

A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVER-GILT AND HARDSTONE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA, FREDERICK COURTHOPE, LONDON, 1888, BRANCHES LONDON, 1804


the hardstone bases applied with winged lionesses and supporting Egyptian female figures carrying trays with baskets containing two-armed branches, their heads topped by matching urns

marked on plinths, lionesses, figures, branches, and three nozzles

height 19⅜ in.

49.3 cm

Hardstone with some small losses along the angles. One lioness detached from base- it's possible that a new screw is required. The two urns topping the figures with engravings removed. Gilding rubbed in some places. Please note that not all silver parts are marked.


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