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Four Edward VII Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Four Edward VII Sterling Silver Candlesticks, Birmingham, 1905-06, Greenberg & Co. (Israel Sigmund Greenberg), maker, monogrammed, each columnar with an urn-form sconce and reeded tapering stem on a weighted base, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $300-500

Resin filler to the base cracking with losses (all wobble on feet, most likely lacking silver plate to underside in same area). Each with scattered minor dents to foot rim, one with large dent. One candlestick with stem pushed into foot. One bobeche broken (joint between outer edge and inner sconce inset).


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

Greenberg & Co., Candlestick, Greenberg, Sconce

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