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136. Antique Pair English Ormolu Gilt Bronze Candlesticks Storks Cranes by Abbott
Stunning Pair of English Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Single Light Candlesticks of good size proportions modelled as a Pair of Storks, signed ABBOTT. Circa 1840.
Each exquisitely modelled as standing Storks or Cranes perched on a gilt naturalistic rocky outcrop weighted base. The naturalistically cast oval form ormolu nozzles and drip pans above leaf cast base held aloft by each bird's head.
Height: (entire) 15.25” (38.5cm). Width: (at base) 6" (15.25m). Depth: (at base) 5.5” (14cm).
Condition: Superb condition with no imperfections, professionally re-gold plated and bronze patinated. Base mark to one ABBOTT.
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Affordable fixed price Worldwide Store to door shipping.
Thomas Abbott was a well-recognized Designer, Bronzier and Lamp Maker from Birmingham, England, active between 1830 and 1860.