Candlesticks, Queen Anne Pushups, Maker Signed: Joseph Wood - Antique Associated At West Townsend

Candlesticks, Queen Anne Pushups, Maker Signed: Joseph Wood

Birmingham, England, (Active 1736-1749)

Candlesticks, Queen Anne Pushups, Maker Signed: Joseph Wood

A fine and rare pair of matching exceptional petal base candlesticks featuring scalloped everted rims, knoped stems, petal bases. Each stick displays maker’s name impressed in semicircle on the underside of base. Turning the shaft facilitates candle ejectors traveling up or down.


Interesting Note: The Brass Book, by Schiffer, page 194-B, states: “Most candlesticks are not signed to prevent the storekeeper from going around the wholesaler directly to the brass founder. The signature makes it possible to trace other sticks to a particular foundry.”

Item Date: 1720-1740

Measurement: Height: 9"; base: 4.5" x 4.5"

Material: Brass

Price: $2,300

SKU 1008-94

For More Information, Please Contact David Hillier at 978-597-8084 or email drh@aaawt.com.

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