A Set of Four 18th Century Irish Cast Candlesticks

A Set of Four 18th Century Irish Cast Candlesticks

A Set of Four 18th Century Irish Cast Candlesticks
Silver
Dublin, Circa 1755
Maker’s mark of Michael Fowler

Height: 27 cm, 10.6 in
Weight 3,265.5 g, 105 oz
 

The candlesticks of baluster knop form, the upper knop with shell corners and lower disc knop, with further rope twist bands, the detachable fluted nozzles with shell motifs. The candlesticks resting on shaped-square bases, with shell scroll corners and further shell embellishments. The corners engraved with the family crest of a falcon.
Fully hallmarked with the Hibernia and harp marks together with the maker’s mark to both base and sconces.
 

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