Lot 13: Pair George III Weighted Sterling Candlesticks
December 4, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Dated 1774, ornately cast with ribbed sconces, bands of Greek key patterning, and ribbed columns with ram heads and feet and oval escutcheons descending into square bases with more ram heads supporting laurel garlands and daisy pendants, each base stamped with London sterling marks, a 1774 "T" date letter, and the "IG" maker's mark of either John Gorham or Jeffrey Griffith, both active ca. 1732. 12" H.