Pewter candlesticks, Continental, 19th century. Now wired as lamps, this tall pair is done in the baroque style with a trefoil base and panels below turnings and upright leafage. The slender tapering shaft with above flaring drip catch completes the base. Electrified. This towering pair would be suitable for a substantial piece of furniture, such as a sideboard or important commode. Pewter has a soft luster and a very antique look. Complete with shades.
H. 33″, Diam. 6.5″ (base) 14″ (shade).
$600 the pair.