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Bronze French Candlesticks from the 1700s

Bronze French Candlesticks from the 1700s

These complex bronze French candlesticks from the 1700s still carry some of their original silver plating on warm toned bronze. Each is a sculpture of reeding, panels, and steps. Seamed construction. H. 10.75", d. 5.5". Fine quality at $525 the pair.

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Bronze Candlestick

Bronze Candlestick

These early 18th century bronze candlesticks seldom have the fine level of detail seen in this Louis XV example. Seamed construction, of course, remnants of the gilt finish, and the original bobeche, all credit its age. Please note the exceptional decoration with...

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Pewter Candlestick

Pewter Candlestick

This is the only pewter candlestick of this early form, circa 1710-40, that I have ever owned. The turned socket is above a baluster stem on a par valanced and molded base. Seamed construction, and old minor repairs evidence the age of this rarity. H. 7.5". $165

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Louis XV Style Sconces

Louis XV Style Sconces

These are certainly among the most impressive and heaviest Louis XV style sconces that we have ever owned. They are in bronze ormolu with excellent detailing. Date them in the late 1800s or early 1900s. Now electrified. These would be an important addition to a...

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19th century Chinese vase lamp

19th century Chinese vase lamp

A striking 19th century Chinese vase lamp with a square tapering body is in faux black with flowers blossoming. H. 28.75", w. 15" (shade), Base 5"x 5". $350.

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Florentine Gilt Carved Wooden Sconces in Cartouche Form

Florentine Gilt Carved Wooden Sconces in Cartouche Form

Florentine gilt carved wooden sconces in cartouche form with leafage and floral designs. These are 19th century with the red bole coating wearing through. There is some prior worming and the old red bole is over all of the back. Imperfections. These were recently...

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French Electrified Girandoles

French Electrified Girandoles

French electrified girandoles late 19th or early 20th century. These are very heavy dark bronze. Triangular open work bases in bronze grow upward in tendril like arms to hold candle cups. All are highlighted with a central pyramidal glass finial. Shaped to fit against...

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Sheffield Candlesticks

Sheffield Candlesticks

A dazzling touch of Sheffield candlesticks for your dining table or sideboard, full of classical swags, and leafage detail. Sheffield plated, unmarked, late 19th century in the earlier George III design. H. 12", w. 5", d. 5". $250 the pair.

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