Pair of George III Antique Silver Cast Candlesticks
Pair of George III Antique Silver Cast Candlesticks

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Pair of George III Antique Silver Cast Candlesticks belonging to a Duke made in 1764

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A pair of George III antique silver cast candlesticks in excellent condition. The candlesticks have waisted sconces with cable girdles and the flaring, scalloped nozzles are embellished on each corner with a shell.

Date 1764
Made By William Cafe
Location London
Stock Number W51x33

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W51x33
Date:
1764
Maker: William Cafe
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Description

A pair of George III antique silver cast candlesticks in excellent condition. The candlesticks have waisted sconces with cable girdles and the flaring, scalloped nozzles are embellished on each corner with a shell.

The baluster knopped columns have leaf embellishments. They rise from a stepped square base with a gadroon circular border containing a ducal crest.

The nozzles, which detach, also have a ducal crest.

The bases have incurved sides and shell embellished corners.

Dimensions: height 23 cm, bases 10 cm, diagonally 13.9 cm; weight 29.60 troy oz.

Maker
William Cafe

William Cafe, apprenticed to his brother John Cafe in 1742, turned himself over to Simon Jouet in 1746. Free 1757. Livery 1758. Mark entered as large worker 1757, probably on the death of his brother John.

Both William and John were known for their cast candlesticks. Known apprentices were Thomas Neale in 1777 and William’s son, Thomas, in 1784. William died c. 1802 – 1811.

Delivery Details

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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.

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