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Seven Early Brass Candlesticks

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Seven Early Brass Candlesticks, 17th to 19th century, a single capstan candlestick with shaped drip catcher and mark on the pan, a pair of tall ring-stem candlesticks with broad drip catchers, a petal-base candlestick, a tall pricket candlestick, and a pair of brass candlesticks with faceted knops and round bases, ht. to 16 1/2 in.

Provenance: Petal-base candlestick from David Stockwell, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, May 2, 1961; capstan candlestick from Katherine Prentis Murphy Collection, O. Rundle Gilbert, September 7-9, 1967, Lot 777.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

David Stockwell Inc., Katherine Prentis Murphy, Candles, Candlestick, Lighting, Wilmington

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