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Pair of Bronze Dore Empire-style Nine Light Candelabra

Auction:
2183
Lot:
934
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

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Auction:
Sale #2183 - 2183
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Bronze Dore Empire-style Nine Light Candelabra, late 19th century, with central classical oil lamp form sconce on tapered anthemion and leaftip capital, surrounded by four double-ended serpentine candle arms, the outer side ending in anthemion candle sconces, the inner end with trumpet-form taper sconces, on tapered standard topped by hound head masks, and mounted with winged herms, flat leaves, and anthemion, with similarly mounted square base, on anthemion-topped paw feet and shaped plinth base, ht. 29 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

classical oil lamp form sconce, Dore Empire-style Nine, central classical oil lamp form sconce, Candle, Light fixture, Lighting, Sconce