Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick
Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick

WILLIAM STROUD (worked c.1800-1820)

Antique George IV Sterling Silver Chamber Candlestick

1821 London

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This exceptional antique George IV sterling silver chamber candlestick (chamberstick) has a plain circular form.

The lower portion of the bell shapedcapital is embellished with fluted decoration.

The wax pan of the chamberstick is ornamented with an engraved crest depicting a demi-man in armour, holding in his dexter hand a gemmed'ring, and in the sinister a lion's gamb erased.

The chamber candlestick retains the original detachable hallmarked sconce and the original detachable hallmarked snuffer.

The snuffer has a conical form and is surmounted by simplified bud style finial.

The connecting peg of the snuffer is ornamented with an impressive chased leaf design to the upper portion.

The rims of the wax pans, snuffers and sconces have impressive gadroon decorated borders.

One side of the snuffer and the surface of the sconce are ornamented with the aforementioned engraved crest to the wax pan.

The chamberstick is fitted with a shaped handle featuring a plain thumbpiece and lobed socket to the underside.

This antique chamber candlestick is an exceptional gauge of silver and an exceptional example of its type.

Dimensions

Chamberstick

Diameter 14.4cm/5.7"

Diameter of sconce 5.5cm/2.2"

Length from back of handle to rim 17.2cm/6.8"

Height to top of sconce 9cm/3.5"

Snuffer

Diameter 3.5cm/1.4"

Height 7.8cm/3.1"

Total Weight

14.7 troy ounces/456g


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This antique chamberstick is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The chased decoration is very sharp and the bright cut engraved crests are very crisp.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of antique silverware.
Maker: William Stroud

Origin: London, England

Date: 1821
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W8213 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 14.70oz t (457.17g)
Stock Code
W8213
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George IV English sterling silver chamber candlestick; an addition to our silver candlestick/candelabra collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the wax pan and sleeve of the sconce are all very clear. The full hallmarks to the surface of the snuffer are rubbed but remain legible.
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