A rare and incredibly beautiful pair of mid 18th century candlesticks. The bases are circular with sunken in wells which are surrounded by an elegant gallery of gadroon decoration for lowlights. The stems are tapering form of and are stylishly sandwiched between ornate acanthus leaf moulds. The capital has additional upper and lower bands of gadroon and a central wire for highlights. There is a stylish contemporary crest for importance.
Weight: 47.74 troy ounces/1485 grams
Height: 10.5 inches/26.75cm
Diameter: 5.5 inches/14cm (bases)
Condition: Excellent throughout