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Antique Candle Wick Trimmer
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Sterling Silver Wick Trimmers - Antique George IV (1829)

£1,445.00

An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique George IV English sterling silver wick trimmers; an addition to our silver flatware collection

SKU A9972

This exceptional pair of antique George IV sterling silver wick trimmers has a hinged scissor action.


The domed anterior surface of this antique candle wick trimmer is embellished with bands of reed decoration to either side of the pivoting hinge.


The domed portion of these silver wick trimmers is further ornamented with the bright cut engraved initial 'B'.


The two handles and fingerpieces are ornamented with further reed decoration and incorporate central baluster shaped struts.


This fine example of antique silverware is supported by three pillar style legs with bun style feet.


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Maker: Jonathan Hayne

Date: 1829

This antique candle wick trimmer is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The applied decoration is all very sharp.

Full hallmarks struck to the interior of the domed portion and part hallmarks to the hinged blade are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware.


Length 17.7cm/7"

Width 5.3cm/2.1"

Height 4cm/1.6"


3.4 troy ounces/105g


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