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An Exceptional George III Candelabra Suite

London, 1817
Maker’s mark of Benjamin Smith II & Benjamin Smith III

Height of candelabra: 18 ¼ in. (47 cm.)
Height of candlesticks: 12 1/8 in. (30.9 cm.)
Total weight: 374oz 16dwt, 11,656g

Additional Images Description

The candlesticks and candelabra with domed circular bases and baluster stems boldly cast with shells, roses, and scrolling acanthus leaves, detachable scroll branches surmounted by petal-form drip pans and blossom-form sockets. The detachable nozzles with beaded rims. The capitals and sconces engraved with a crest. All hallmarked on the bases. The candelabra hallmarked on the flanges of branches and sockets. All with additional import marks for Dublin, 1929.

An Exceptional George III Candelabra Suite Reference: DT21.59.2