This is a beautiful pair of antique English Victorian silver plated candlesticks by Barker Bros Ltd, circa 1870 in date.
Each of these stunning Neo-classical style candlesticks features an exquisite capital in the form of an antique urn with lovely starburst and beaded decoration.
The sturdy square stepped bases replicate the subtle concave shape of the columns. They are fitted with green baize to the underside.
Add a classic elegant element to your dining experience with this high quality and very tasteful antique candlesticks.
In excellent condition with clear makers marks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 18 x Width 11 x Depth 11
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 4 inches x Depth 4 inches
B.B over SLd into a shield (in relief or engraved)
Barker Bros Ltd, now Barker Ellis Co LTD,
Business established in Birmingham in 1801. The firm still possesses the original Boulton & Watt dies acquired during its early days of manufacturing. The business appears in a 1871 directory as Barker Brothers, silversmiths active in Paradise Street. As Barker Brothers Silversmiths Ltd, it was incorporated in 1907. The company had moved to Constitution Hill in the 1920s, where it remained until the 1980s maintaining a London showroom during the early part of the 20th century. In the 1960s, the firm merged with Ellis & Co (Birmingham) Ltd
Our reference: X0007