Stunning & Huge Old Sheffield Plate ~ Silver Fused On Copper 3 Light Candelabra


Stunning & Huge Old Sheffield Plate ~ Silver Fused On Copper 3 Light Candelabra

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Stunning & Huge Old Sheffield Plate ~ Silver Fused On Copper 3 Light Candelabra:
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STUNNING & HUGE OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE ~ SILVER FUSED ON COPPER 3 LIGHT CANDELABRA

HI , AND WELCOME TO THIS sale FOR A SIMPLY STUNNING 'OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE' SILVER ON COPPER 3 LIGHT CANDELABRA.

THIS IS A MOST BEAUTIFUL, STURDY & INDEED IMPOSING PIECE.

MEASURING A HUGE 47 CM / 18.5 INCHES IN HEIGHT & IS 43 CM / 17 INCHES WIDE. AND WEIGHING JUST SHY OF 3 KG'S AT 2958 GRAMS. WOW WHAT A PIECE.

IN STUNNING CONDITION TOO, WITH ONLY THE VERY SLIGHTEST OF COPPER 'BLEEDING' ON SOME RAISED AREAS, IT REALLY IS IN WONDERFUL CONDITION.

DECORATED WITH THICK & HEAVY SOLID SILVER LEAD FILLED 'GADROON' BORDERS TO THE BASE, UPPER MIDDLE, BOTH 'DRIP CATCHERS' , ALL 3 SOCKETS & ALL 3 SCONCES. LOVELY.

THE PAIR OF HUGE 'REEDED' ARMS SPIRAL AROUND THE CENTRE BEFORE BRANCHING OUT TO EITHER SIDE, WITH EACH ONE HAVING A LOVELY LITTLE 'CURLED ACANTHUS LEAF' CAP.

JUST ABOVE THESE ARE THE GADROONED 'DRIP CATCHERS' AND THEN THE SOCKETS & SCONCES.

THE LARGE CIRCULAR BASE IS WEIGHTED WITH A 'PLASTER' FILLING, WHICH IS IN GREAT CONDITION & COVERED IN CLOTH {THE CLOTH IS SLIGHTLY WORN, BUT OF NO DETRIMENT TO THE CANDELABRA}.

THE CANDLE 'SNUFFER' IS ALSO PRESENT & CORRECT. THIS IS RARE AS MOST GO MISSING, BUT THIS ONE IS HERE.

AS WITH ALL CANDELABRA'S, THE ARMS CAN BE REMOVED & ALLOWS FOR THE USE OF THE CENTRAL PIECE AS A SINGLE, LARGE CANDLESTICK.

A HUGE AND IMPRESSIVE GEORGIAN OR EARLY VICTORIAN 'OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE' CANDELABRA, THAT CANNOT FAIL TO IMPOSE ITSELF UPON YOU. WHAT A TREASURE FOR ANY COLLECTION.

CONDITION :

THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL PIECE, IN WONDERFUL CONDITION TOO & WITH EXCELLENT DECORATION.

NO MAJOR WEAR OR DAMAGE AT ALL.

THERE HAS BEEN A 'HISTORIC' REPAIR TO JUST BELOW THE SOCKET ON THE LOWER CENTRE {PLEASE SEE PICTURE 23 FOR A CLOSE UP} BUT HAS BEEN DONE SUPERBLY WELL & IS FIRM & NOT OBVIOUS UNLESS LOOKING FOR IT.

SLIGHT COPPER 'BLEEDING' THROUGH IN PLACES, & SOME LEAD SHOWING ON THE BORDERS, BUT THIS IS MINIMAL.

AS I HOPE YOU WILL SEE THIS IS A SUPERB, AND MOST WONDERFUL CANDELABRA.

SIZE & WEIGHT :

THIS CANDELABRA MEASURES 43 CM WIDE FROM ARM TO ARM & STANDS AT AN IMPRESSIVE 47 CM TALL.

WEIGHT = 2958 GRAMS / JUST SHY OF 3 KG'S. REALLY HEAVY PIECE.

MAKERSMARKS/ HALL MARKS :

  • AS WITH A LOT OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE , IT BEARS NO MAKERS MARKS AT ALL.
  • BUT EVERY ONE OF THE 4 X SOCKETS HAD THE LETTER 'K' STAMPED INSIDE. THIS WILL BE A ' CRAFTSMANS MARK '.

PLEASE VIEW ALL PHOTOS SO THAT YOU CAN FULLY APPREICIATE WHAT A WONDERFUL & STUNNING PIECE THIS IS.

SO THERE WE HAVE IT. A FABULOUS & VERY HEAVY GEORGIAN / VICTORIAN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE CANDELABRA, WHICH IS IN WONDERFUL CONDITION. THIS WILL PLEASE ANY ANTIQUE / SILVER PLATE COLLECTOR.

HAPPY TO SEND WORLDWIDE, BUT PLEASE CHECK FIRST. AS THIS IS A HEAVY ITEM IT WILL NOT BE CHEAP TO SOME OVERSEAS DESTINATIONS.

ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK. THANKS FOR LOOKING.



UK buyers :

PAYPAL IS THE QUICKEST METHOD, BUT CHEQUE / POSTAL ORDERS ARE FINE TOO. CASH UPON COLLECTION IS ALSO WELCOME IF YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO DO SO.

INTERNATIONAL BUYERS :

PAYPAL ONLY.



ONCE CLEARED PAYMENT IS RECEIVED MOST ITEMS ARE SHIPPED OUT THE NEXT WORKING DAY.

IF THIS FALLS ON A WEEKEND THEN ITEMS WILL BE SENT ON THE MONDAY MORNING.

ALL ITEMS ARE WELL PACKAGED & PROOF OF POSTAGE ALWAYS OBTAINED.

SO IF EVER ANY PROBLEMS PLEASE GET IN TOUCH.



ALL ITEMS THAT WE SELL ARE EITHER ANTIQUE / VINTAGE AND AS SUCH WILL HAVE AGE RELATED MARKS / WEAR.

ANYTHING WORTH MENTIONING WILL BE NOTED IN THE LISTING & PLENTY OF PHOTOS ARE ALWAYS ON SHOW. THESE ARE PART OF & DO FORM THE LISTING ALONG WITH THE DESCRIPTION SO PLEASE LOOK AT ALL PHOTOS PROVIDED.

WE ARE NOT HERE TO MIS-LEAD ANYONE, SO IF AN ITEM HAS BEEN DESCRIBED INCORRECTLY THEN A REFUND WILL BE GIVEN. OTHERWISE NORMAL sale RULES APPLY, SO IF UNSURE PLEASE SEND A MESSAGE TO CHECK.

THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AT MY LISTINGS.

BEST OF LUCK WITH THE offerDING





Stunning & Huge Old Sheffield Plate ~ Silver Fused On Copper 3 Light Candelabra:
$67

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