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Medieval Bronze Zoomorphic Pricket Candlestick

Lot 0117 Details

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Circa 13th century AD. A cast bronze pricket candleholder in the form of a stag with raised head, the pricket emerging from the beast's back to join the antlers; supplied on custom-made display stand. From the private collection of an German Gentleman, acquired prior to 1982. Bronze, 205 grams, 10 cm including stand (4").
Condition
Very fine condition.
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Medieval Bronze Zoomorphic Pricket Candlestick

Estimate £1,500 - £2,000
Aug 04, 2012
Starting Price £1,400
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Est. £1,500 - £2,000Starting Price £1,400
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Lot 0117 Details

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Circa 13th century AD. A cast bronze pricket candleholder in the form of a stag with raised head, the pricket emerging from the beast's back to join the antlers; supplied on custom-made display stand. From the private collection of an German Gentleman, acquired prior to 1982. Bronze, 205 grams, 10 cm including stand (4").
Condition
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Very fine condition.

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