Lot 1: A pair of mid Victorian electro-plated three
September 12, 2012
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A pair of mid Victorian electro-plated three branch candelabra, unmarked, no. 2942, with detachable pineapple finials, campana shape capitals, ram's head and open scroll branches, reeded tapered columns, the triform domed bases each mounted with three models of hippocampi, one presentation engraved, 57.5cm (22 1/2in) high. The presentation inscription reads 'Presented by the City Lands Committee to James Ebenezer Saunders, Esq. F.Z.S. F.G.S. in testimony of their appreciation of his great ability, untiring energy and .. courtesy as their Chairman, 1866'.