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Pair of Magnificent French Silver 5-Light Candelabra

Pair of Magnificent French Silver 5-Light Candelabra


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Continental: Pre 1910: Item # 700363

Please refer to our stock # BC427 when inquiring.
 $31,200.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $48,000.00
 


This is a magnificent pair of sterling silver five light candelabra by the French silversmiths Boin Taburet in a lovely Renaissance Revival style. Each stands on a stepped circular base, the bottom timed with an egg border accented with shells and the top with a bound reed and leaf design. The baluster shaped stem is supported on a domed based with spiral details and has facetted sides decorated with Each is excellent condition, and measures approx. 21 3/4” high, with bases approx. 7” in diameter, and together the pair weighs approx. 240 troy ounces. Each is fully hallmarked including French Minerva hallmarks, the 950 sterling standard, and a maker’s mark. These magnificent candelabra are a stunning addition to any setting. This unusually large group would make a versatile decorative group and add drama to any meal.