• Brass & Metals
Lot 1124

ASSORTED ENGLISH BRASS AND WOOD LIGHTING ARTICLES, LOT OF FOUR

Estimate: $100 - $200
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ASSORTED ENGLISH BRASS AND WOOD LIGHTING ARTICLES, LOT OF FOUR, comprising a height-raiser candlestand supported by a circular-form foot and a baluster-form stem; a brass tinder box with riveted handle and candle cup with a circular-form extracting hole, handle extension terminating in a circular-form hole; a standing candle snuffer holder, base of holder with two holes for snuffer points for fitting in either direction, fitted with scissor-form snuffers; and a mahogany stemmed and brass candle cup candlestick, stem with spiraling and fluted cuttings and supported by a circular-form base, acanthus-type bulbous casted candle cup, underside of foot with lead weighting. 18th century. 3 3/4" to 12 3/4" HOA.

Condition

Good overall condition with expected wear, tinder-box with overall scattered roughness, wooden base with a separation, snuffers detached at pivot.

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Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservation, and future acquisitions.