Full Details for Lot 164


Sale 534 Lot 164  

SILVER: In the manner of Matthew Boulton (English, 1728 - 1809), pair of George III Old Sheffield Plate Candelabra, c. 1790, of tapering form, with central light flanked by two reeded s-curved branches, trumpet form standard with ringed accent, raised floral and acanthus leaf decoration throughout, on round weighted foot, impressed leaf mark and number "1268" to cups, with an extra nozzle (smaller size), wear consistent with age and use including areas of worn silver, small dents, etc., overall size: 21 3/4" h. x 21" w. x 6 3/8" d. [PROVENANCE: Purchased from Charles Shapland, 207, High Holborn, London, W.C.1, and owned by descent.] [EXHIBITED: Part of the Gillmor Silver Collection, of which many pieces were in the following exhibits: "English Silver from the Gillmor Collection", Dec. 19th, 1986 - Feb. 6th, 1987, Fine Arts Gallery, The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Missouri; "English Silver from the Gillmor Collection", March 19th -31st , 1988, The Winston Churchill Memorial and Library, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri; "Halls British Event", Nov. 9th - Dec. 1st , 1983, Halls Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri; "Antique Silver", June 12th, 1969, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, Missouri.]
Estimate $250-500

Sold for US$375

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