The knopped stem is embellished with further leaf and shell decoration, accented with chased decorated grotesque masks to the lower knop. The stepped bases of these vintage silver candlesticks are embellished with four individual cast grotesque masks, one to each corner.The bases are not weighted and features both the full and import hallmarks. These exceptional, Georgian style Irish candlesticks were crafted in Dublin by Royal Irish Silver Co and imported to Sheffield, England by Sheffield Assay Office, in 1969. These vintage sterling silver candlesticks are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The chased decoration to each candlestick is very sharp. Full hallmarks and import hallmarks struck to the underside of each candlestick and part hallmarks struck to each sconce are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Irish silverware. Width of base 14.7cm/5.75 square. Maker: Royal Irish Silver Co. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers, always going above and beyond!
See the tabs below to read more about our policies. Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. For more details see our About Us. FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.The item "Pair of Irish Sterling Silver Candlesticks Vintage 1970" is in sale since Monday, April 21, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Candlesticks/Candelabra". The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in Newcastle on Tyne.
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