Antique Silver French Chamberstick made in c.1885

£685

Maker: Leon Lapar

A fine and unusual French 1st standard (.950 purity) chamberstick which has a bold shaped gadrooned border and a finely detailed handle (possibly depicting the Greek god, Dionysus).

Date 1885
Made By Leon Lapar
Location Paris
Stock Number W56x38
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W56x38
Date:
1885
Maker: Leon Lapar
£685
Description

A fine and unusual French 1st standard (.950 purity) chamberstick which has a bold shaped gadrooned border and a finely detailed handle (possibly depicting the Greek god, Dionysus).

The chamberstick is beautifully made and is very much in the style of the late 17th century.

It has a lovely solid feel in the hand and is in excellent condition.

The central candle holder can be unscrewed for cleaning purposes if necessary.

A very pretty object for the bedroom or a side table.

Dimensions: length 17 cm, width (at widest point) 9.7 cm; weight 6.2 troy oz.

Maker
Leon Lapar

Léon Lapar – 16 Rue de Choiseul, Paris.

He was active from February 12th, 1878 to July 5th, 1897.

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

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