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Pair of Bronze Pricket Candlesticks

Auction:
2605B
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Bronze Pricket Candlesticks, 19th century, drip pan formed as a lily pad with a undulated rim on a slender turned neck with a foliate register, terminating incised circular base on three legs formed as foo-dog heads with scrolled motif sprouting from open mouth, drip pan ht. 13 in.
Estimate $500-700

In good overall condition.

Keywords

Abacuk Pricket, Greek mythology, Pan, Sexuality in ancient Rome

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