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Irish Silver Candlesticks
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Irish Sterling Silver Candlesticks - Antique Circa 1750


A magnificent, fine and impressive pair of antique Irish cast sterling silver candlesticks; an addition of our ornamental silverware collection

SKU C7402

These exceptional antique cast Irish silver candlesticks, in sterling standard, have a plain classical English four shell form.

The plain hallmarked cylindrical capitals are encircled with bands of tooled decoration.

Each capital is fitted with the original hallmarked push fit sconce, accented with shell decoration to the corners.

The upper portion of the waisted shaped column features a panelled quatrefoil shaped knop embellished with lobed shell designs to each corner.

Each panelled column is further ornamented with a plain circular knop to the lower portion.

These decorative columns surmount quatrefoil incurved shaped bases embellished with four shell ornamentation.

Each base and sconce feature the contemporary bright cut engraved crest of a unicorn's head erased.

These antique Georgian silver candlesticks do not have weighted bases.

These magnificent candle holders are the finest Irish examples of this type you could hope to acquire.

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Maker: John Laughlin Senior

These antique Irish silver candlesticks are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The cast decoration is all very sharp.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each base, in addition to part hallmarks to each capital and sconce are all very clear; the hallmarks are deeply struck due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian Irish silver

Height 28cm/11"

Width of sconce 6.5cm/2.6" square

Width of base 12cm/4.7" square

53.5 troy ounces/1663g

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