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Pair Of Fine Quality Late C19th Brass And Scarlet Red Tortoiseshell Boulle-work Candlesticks.


£750 | $1,017 USD | €874 EUR
Item Number: SA835814
Date of manufacture: 1880
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 41 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


Pair of fine quality late C19th brass and scarlet red tortoiseshell boulle-work candlesticks.
Stylish pair of dome shaped base brass candlesticks with alternating panels of ‘premier-partie’ and ‘contre-partie’ stained scarlet red tortoiseshell and brass marquetry boulle-work inlay
Raised on square brass-mounted rosewood bases , reeded and turned stems with brass nozzles . The circular candlestick ‘drip-pans’ with corresponding red tortoiseshell and brass boulle inlay .
Probably manufactured and retailed by Aspeys , London .
In excellent original condition with no damage or losses .
H 8.5”
W 5”
D 5”
England c.1880
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 2110


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 21 cm (8.3")
Width = 12 cm (4.7")
Depth = 12 cm (4.7")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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