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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3278M Marlborough
August 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

$4,305$3,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stems with wide mid-drip catchers and flaring bases, the taller candlestick marked "CA" within a diamond on the drip catchers, ht. to 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: The shorter candlestick, David Stockwell, Wilmington, Delaware, June 1979; the taller Lillian Cogan, Farmington, Connecticut, August 1980.

Note: For other brass objects with the same mark see Roderick & Valentine Butler, Neil Bollen & Dr. Christopher Green, A Study Collection of Marked Domestic Brass and Other Base Metalware, c. 1600-c. 1900 (Marwood House, Honiton, Devon: Acanthus Press, 2001), p. 21.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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