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Pair Gorham Martele Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Pair Gorham Martele Sterling Silver Candlesticks


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Directory: Hidden: Viewable: Pre 1920: Item # 1143039

Please refer to our stock # BG884 when inquiring.
 $21,125.00
Spring 2016 Sale
Listed Price $32,500.00
 
Exquisite pair of Martele candlesticks. Beautifully decorated with flower heads, leaves and tendrils. The pair set on a shaped undulating base, the shafts of the stick in a beautiful flowing shape. Removable bobeshes. This pair is large at 12 1/8 inches tall. Fully hallmarked on both bobeshes and the bottom of each stick. Design letters are PUW, listed in the Martele book, date is November 10, 1919, made by William L Hughes Jr. There was a set of 4 made. The pairs were priced at $620 per pair[This is a very high price]. Marked .9584 as the silver content. The combined weight of the pair is 41 troy ounces. Beautiful condition. Excellent patina.