Sterling Silver Candlesticks - Antique Victorian (1894)

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive, large pair of antique Victorian English sterling silver weighted candlesticks; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection.

These exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver candlesticks have cylindrical columns to a circular knop and square swept base.

The Corinthian capitals of these Victorian candlesticks retains the original hallmarked detachable push fit sconces.

Each capital is supported by an impressive and large column entwined with an applied band of acorn oramentation, to a circular knop to the lower portion.

The bases are embellished with embossed central urn designs, in addition to a large single leaf design to each corner.

The upper and lower portions of each base is further encompassed with gadroom decorated borders.

These sterling silver candlesticks have hallmarked weighted bases and are fitted with green baize to the underside.

Dimensions
Height 32.7cm/12.9″

Width od base 13cm/5.1″ square

Width of sconce 6.5cm/2.6″ square

Weight
An accurate weight for silver content cannot be provided as these candlesticks have weighted bases.

Object History

Maker: Thomas Bradbury & Sons (Turner Bradbury)
Date: 1894
Origin: London, England

Object Condition

These antique sterling silver candlesticks are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and are in exceptional condition.

The embossed and applied decoration is very sharp.

There are some natural fire marks to each piece as to be expected, in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the rim of each base, in addition to the part hallmarks to each capital, sconce and underside of each base are all clear in keeping with age and location.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Victorian silverware.

Object Details

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Sunday
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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

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VAT: GB 500 0310 42