The Tudor Sale: The Private Collection of Harry Makepeace

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November 01, 2018 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 46

Lot 46

Spanish Brass Candlestick, c.1680

Spanish Brass Candlestick, c.1680
Lot 46 Details
Spanish Brass Candlestick, c.1680

with slender baluster riser threaded to moulded triangular base raised on block feet
height 7.9" — 20 cm.

Estimate $200-$250

Realised: $192
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


See Schiffer, The Brass Book, pages 149 and 167 for similar examples.


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LOT 46

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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