Property from the Estate of John Bedford
A PAIR OF GEORGE III TURNED MAHOGANY CANDLESTICKS, CIRCA 1770
with cast-brass nozzles
each 32cm. high; 12½in.
These have a really lovely colour and patination. They exhibit the kind of wear one would expect. Minor chips to ring turing. Brass with rubbing to casting and chased detail from polishing. One brass nozzle is loose and wil need securing. A good pair in generally good order.
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