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Victorian English Sterling Silver Candlesticks



An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Victorian English sterling silver candlesticks; an addition of our ornamental silverware collection. These exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver candlesticks have a circular rounded form with a shaped figural column. The cylindrical capital of each silver candlestick is plain and encircled with an applied moulded border to the rim. The exceptional sterling silver column of each candlestick has been modelled in the form of a man clothed in 17th century attire, holding to his chest a strapped pouch. These impressive figural columns surmount domed circular bases, each ornamented with a bright cut engraved crest depicting four erupting volcanoes. The surface of each base features the full London hallmarks, in addition to the retailer's mark 'Child & Child, 1 Seville St, London, SW'. These figural candlesticks in sterling silver have weighted bases and are fitted with green baize to the underside. Condition These antique figural candlesticks are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each base are all very clear. Dimensions Height 16.9cm/6.7" Diameter of capital 3.2cm/1.3" Diameter of base 6.7cm/2.6" Weight 9.8 troy ounces/304g Maker: Child & Child (Walter & Harold Child) Date: 1888 Origin: London, England A video is available upon request. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Victorian silverware.


  • Creator
    Child & Child (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 6.7 in. (17.02 cm)Diameter: 2.6 in. (6.61 cm)
  • Style
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    See main description.
  • Seller Location
    Jesmond, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: C51551stDibs: LU1200223006252

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Jesmond, United Kingdom
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