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1870 Antique French Pair of Napoleon III Bronze and Ormolu Candelabra


Napoleon III pair of bronze and ormolu candleholders, superb quality for the six branches of grand design with acanthus motif supported by a center column decorated with individually cast bronze putti, the upper branch bears a snuffer that can be removed to create another candle holder, circa 1870, France.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 26 in.

    H 66.04 cm

  • Diameter
    10.5 in. (26.67 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number

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