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Pair of George III Antique Silver Candlesticks made in 1762


A fine pair of early George III silver corinthian column candlesticks. These candlesticks are beautifully hand chased to the bases and the corinthian capitals are finely pierced.  

Date 1762
Made By Emick Romer
Location London
Stock Number W51x18

Out of stock

Maker: Emick Romer

A fine pair of early George III silver corinthian column candlesticks.

These candlesticks are beautifully hand chased to the bases and the corinthian capitals are finely pierced.

Each of the original detachable nozzles bears the attractive contemporary crest and the candlesticks are in excellent condition.

The candlesticks still bear their original scratch weights by the hallmarks and they are numbered 1 and 2 on the top of each candlestick (as are the detachable nozzles underneath).

A lovely pair by an important maker.

Dimensions: height 25.75 cm

Emick Romer

Emick Romer, son of Michel Michelsen Romer, goldsmith of Oslo (1682 – 1739) born 2 August, 1724.

Seems to have settled in a London in the early 1750s. First mark entered in the missing register around 1758 and was working at 123, High Holborn.

He was a noted supplier to Parker and Wakelin (one of the major suppliers to the King and the nobility) of pierced baskets, epergnes and tea caddies. Candlesticks were also a speciality and most of them have finely pierced decoration to the capitals.

Seems to have returned to Norway by May 1795, where he settled in Halden, in the south of the country.

A maker of fine and unusual pieces.

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