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Pair of Gilt-metal and Crystal Four-arm Candelabra

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
756
Sold for:
$4,200$3,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Gilt-metal and Crystal Four-arm Candelabra, early 20th century, electrified, each rock crystal urn on a gilt-metal foot with four projecting foliate lily stems mounted with crystal flower buds and birds, each nozzle modeled as a lily, all on a square rock crystal base raised on four gilt-metal scrolled feet, ht. to nozzles 22 in.
Estimate $200-250

Electrified at a later date with exterior wiring and drilled holes to bases. Each with scattered minor loss and darkening to gilding and small unobtrusive nicks to rock crystal. One with imperfection to rim of rock crystal urn. One with loose nozzle. Wiring not guaranteed to work.

Keywords

gilt-metal foot, gilt-metal scrolled feet, Lead glass

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