A Very Rare/Old Silver Inlaid Iron Caddle Stick:
Korea, Joseon Period, 18th –early 19th Century
This silver inlaid iron candle stick is of a slender elegant design in an asymmetrical H-shape,
and is composed of three parts; light reflecting mirror silver inlaid with “Longevity”,
“Happyness” and a “Yin-Yang”, candle holder with a silver inlaid chain attacher and
removeable snuffer (snuffer missing) from the supporting stand post silver inlaid and
its Dot-shape joint silver inlaid with “Yin-Yang” too, and its supporting slender post with a large Pan-shape base supported by three legs which are exquisitely balanced one to another.
It is in very find condition. Measuremants: 78cm H. x 26.5 cm dimeter of the base pan.