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Pair of Modern Wedgwood Black Basalt Triton Candlesticks

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Modern Wedgwood Black Basalt Triton Candlesticks, England, 1974, each typically modeled figure kneeling on a rocky base and holding a cornucopia-shaped stem with foliate candle nozzle, impressed marks, ht. 11 in.
Estimate $400-600

One nozzle broken of at join and simply reglued. One nozzle with a leaf broken off and simply glued.


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

United Kingdom, Basalt, Candles, Candlestick, Containers, Cornucopia, Mythology, Religion, Staffordshire pottery, Symbols, Thanksgiving, Triton, Wedgwood

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