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Pair of German Silver Candlesticks

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of German Silver Candlesticks, Augsburg, late 18th/early 19th century, maker's mark "_B," with an elongated urn-form sconce and a fluted stem and stepped foot, ht. 10 1/2 in., approx. 24.7 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

One bobeche with dent to edge, one sconce with small semi-circular cut-out to rim (looks to be in the manufacture but is not repeated on the other stick), otherwise with light surface wear and a few shallow pinprick dents. Bobeches unmarked but appears original.


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Articles, Artificial objects, Augsburg, Decorative arts, Household silver, Sconce, Visual arts

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