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A Pair of George III Gilt Bronze Three-Light Candelabra in the Manner Of Matthew Boulton , Late 18th Century

A Pair of George III Gilt Bronze Three-Light Candelabra in the Manner Of Matthew Boulton , Late 18th Century

A Pair of George III Gilt Bronze Three-Light Candelabra in the Manner Of Matthew Boulton , Late 18th Century

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A Pair of George III Gilt Bronze Three-Light Candelabra in the Manner Of Matthew Boulton , Late 18th Century


minor variations to casting


height 15 1/2 in.; width 12 in.

39.5 cm; 30.5 cm

Good condition overall. Slight variations to casting of nozzles; one nozzle with very small hole beneath rim. MInor rubbing to surface and very scattered wax residue. One candelabra possibly regilt. Thread to one nozzle and drip pan slightly loose. Two bobeches probably replaced.


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