Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick
Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick

Antique George III Sterling Silver Corinthian Column Taper Candlestick

1777 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£1,095 gbp
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This fine antique George III sterling silver taper candlestick has an impressive Corinthian column to a square swept base.

The impressive ionic style capital of the candlestick retains the original hallmarked detachable push fit sconce.

The rim of the sconce is encompassed with a paralleling bead decorated border.

The swept portions of the base are ornamented with impressive applied swag decoration with further bead decorated borders to the upper and lower rims.

This Georgian candlestick has a weighted base, as to be expected, and is fitted with green baize to the underside.

Dimensions

Height 16.5cm/6.5"

Width of sconce 4.2cm/1.7" square

Width of base 8cm/3.1" square

Weight

An accurate weight for silver content cannot be provided as this candlestick has a weighted base.


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This antique taper candlestick is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the rim of the base and part hallmarks to the sleeve of the sconce are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian silverware.
Maker: Maker's Mark RI (Untraced)

Origin: Sheffield, England

Date: 1777
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W9816 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 16.50 cm (6.50 inches)
Stock Code
W9816
Medium
A fine and impressive antique George III English sterling silver Corinthian column taper candlestick; part of our ornamental Georgian silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the rim of the base and part hallmarks to the sleeve of the sconce are all very clear.
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