Sterling Silver Candle Snuffer & Tray
Sterling Silver Candle Snuffer & Tray

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Antique Silver Candle Snuffer & Tray made in 1769-71


An antique Georgian sterling silver candle scissor snuffer and tray. The tray has a shaped rectangular body with a gadroon border and sits on four shell feet.

Date 1769 - 1771
Made By Ebenezer Coker
Location London
Stock Number Sa67x52

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1769 - 1771
Maker: Ebenezer Coker

An antique Georgian sterling silver candle scissor snuffer and tray. The tray has a shaped rectangular body with a gadroon border and sits on four shell feet.

The centre of the tray is engraved with a bird of prey and this is repeated on the snuffer.

The tray is made by Ebenezer Coker of London in 1769 and the snuffers by John Buckett in 1771.

Ebenezer Coker

Ebenezer Coker, apprenticed to Joseph Smith 1728, free 1740. Worked in Clerkenwell.

First mark entered 1738. Second mark 1739. Third mark 1745. Fourth mark 1751. Fifth mark c. 1758. Another mark was entered in partnership with Thomas Hannam, 1759. Bankrupt by 1781 and died on 2 August 1783.

Specialist candlestick and salver maker. His work is always of a high standard.

In the earlier part of his career – until the late 1750s – principally a spoon maker.

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