A Set of Four George III Antique Sterling Silver Candlesticks
A Set of Four George III Antique Sterling Silver Candlesticks
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Set of Four George III Antique Silver Candlesticks made in 1792

£9,800

A rare set of four George III sterling silver candlesticks with baluster-shaped columns. At the base of each column is a leaf design, which is repeated at the base of each nozzle.

Date 1792
Made By Nathaniel Smith & Co
Location Sheffield
Stock Number W54x30
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W54x30
Date:
1792
Maker: Nathaniel Smith & Co
£9,800
Description

A rare set of four George III antique sterling silver candlesticks with baluster-shaped columns. At the base of each column is a leaf design, which is repeated at the base of each nozzle. The round bases have a border of a bright-cut design.

Each candlestick in the set is numbered from one to four – the number is revealed under the removable sconces which are all hallmarked and original.

These beautiful candlesticks have very fine bright-cut engraving. This style of engraving became popular in the latter part of the 18th century. Engraving like this is quite rare on candlesticks as it is more commonly seen on salvers, trays and teaware.

Dimensions: height 27.94 cm, width (of base) 13.97 cm

Maker
Nathaniel Smith & Co

Nathaniel Smith & Co manufactured table cutlery, as well as goods in Sterling silver and Old Sheffield Plate.

The firm’s silver sponsor’s mark was registered at Sheffield Assay Office in 1780. Its Old Sheffield Plate mark, a hand, was registered in 1784.

Nathaniel Smith & Co is generally known for the manufacture of high-quality domestic metalwork such as candlesticks, cruet sets and objects for making and serving hot drinks.

Delivery Details

We provide worldwide postage/shipping and everything is fully tracked and insured. Purchases will be sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery, FedEx, Parcel Force, A-Z couriers; other delivery providers may be used in extenuating circumstances. We deliver to the address provided at the time of purchase but not to PO addresses, as a signature is required upon delivery.

Some countries levy import duties and local taxes. Payment of these is the purchaser’s responsibility and beyond the control of William Walter Antiques Ltd. When the container has reached the destination country, a customs representative will contact you for payment prior to delivery.

Import restrictions are applicable to some destinations, especially the import of products containing materials such as ivory and tortoiseshell. We cannot accept orders requiring shipment to any countries which implement such controls.

All items are checked and photographed prior to packaging, and we aim to dispatch 1-3 days after receiving cleared payment.

Delivery Charges:
For the UK £15.00
For Europe £30.00
For the rest of World £50.00
The charges are subject to change

About William Walter Antiques

At the heart of William Walter Antiques is our dedication to providing our customers with beautiful silver of supreme quality, which celebrates all that is precious about sterling silver. Customer service also being paramount, our long-standing, devoted staff team go above and beyond the call of duty for all our clients. We believe it is this combination of passion and commitment that has kept our customers with us for many years.

How to buy

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Phone Number
+44 (0) 207 242 3248

Email
info@williamwalter.co.uk

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William Walter Antiques,
London Silver Vaults,
53-64 Chancery Lane,
London, WC2A 1QS

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