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SA682016

Tall Georgian 18th Century Glass Candle Stick C1780

Price

£650 | $906 USD | €758 EUR
Item Number: SA682016
Date of manufacture: 1750
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Exhibit Antiques
This antique has been viewed 30 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

Date & Origin
England, c1780. Period of George III
Condition
Some small chips and nibbles around the foot rim as expected.
Dimensions
Height: 31.5cm Foot Diameter: 16cm.
Technical Description
A late 18th-century facet cut glass candlestick. The scallop rim and vesica cut sconce sits on top of a diamond facet cut stem with a single hexagonal slice cut neck rim. Sits on a helmet vesica cut foot with a scalloped rim.
Historical Relevance
On June 2nd 1780, an Anti-Catholic mob led by Lord George Gordon marches on the English Parliament, leading to the outbreak of the Gordon Riots in London. On June 7th the Gordon Riots are ended by the intervention of troops. About 285 people are shot dead, with another 200 wounded and around 450 arrested
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1750.


Dimensions

Height = 31.5 cm (12.4")
Width = 16 cm (6.3")
Depth = 16 cm (6.3")


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Exhibit Antiques
Glasgow
Scotland
United Kingdom
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