Victorian (1900) Large Pair Solid Sterling Silver English Hallmarked Antique Candlesticks. Rare Adam Style with Rams Heads decoration.


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A pair of 1900 Adam Style Sheffield sterling silver antique candlesticks by George Howson.

Heavily ornamented neoclassical column decorated with four raised rams heads at the top; Leaf scrolls and ribbon swags to the body.

The candle holders are in the form of an urn, embellished with ribbon swags and acanthus leaves.

They have original removable sterling sconces, decorated with beaded rim matching the beaded border on the base.

The decorations are crisp and detailed, eg. the minute hair detail on the rams heads.

Free from inscriptions or monograms.

They are fully hallmarked, with matched hallmarks on the legs of the sconces.

Heavy pair, each weighs just over 1kg.

A superb pair of genuine Victorian 118 year old antique silver large candlesticks in exceptionally well preserved great condition.

HALLMARKS: Sheffield, STERLING fineness 92.5% MAKER Harrison Brothers & Howson (George Howson)

DATE: 1900

DIMENSION: Height: 31cm (12 1/8"). Base diameter: 13.5cm x 13.5cm (5 1/4" x 5 1/4") approx.

WEIGHT: 2065g combined (loaded)

CONDITION: Very good condition without damage. No nasty dents, no splits, no holes. They both stand straight without leaning. As with all antique silver candlesticks, they are loaded for stability. No solder repairs.

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