01-12-2017 01-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 04:00 PMCalender
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Pair of George Shiebler Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Candlesticks

$9,840$8,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Pair of George Shiebler Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Candlesticks, New York, c. 1900, each sconce in the form of a chrysanthemum blossom raised on a baluster stem with acid-etched name "Graydene" encircled by scrolling flower stems and buds, all on a floriform weighted foot, ht. 15 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Each with foot rim bent in areas (one slightly larger area) though fairly unobtrusive from exterior. Otherwise each with light surface wear, a few very small pinprick dents to stem, and wax build-up to sconce.


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