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Old Candlesticks

ERIC CLEMENTS Silver Candlesticks
London 1957

Maker's mark: LWB

Height: 17 cm
Diameter base: 9.5 cm
Weight: 673 gms

Engraved: Desr. E G Clements
Made by Len Burt who made up a lot of Eric's designs

£ 1,250.00
STUART DEVLIN Pair Silver Candlesticks
London 1973
Height: 36cm

£ 3,665.89
ADRIAN HOPE Pair Silver Candlesticks

Edinburgh 1995

Height: 31.5cm
Diameter: 12cm (base)

With presentation inscription:

Stuart Maxwell: Warden 1979 - 1994 From the incorporation of Goldsmiths of Edinburgh

Stuart Maxwell (1922-2012) joined the Museum of Antiquities in Edinburgh in 1947 and worked tirelessly for the Scottish museums until he retired in 1982. His work on Scottish Silver was responsible for the fine collections in many of the Scottish Museums. He was a Freeman and later Warden for The Incorporation of Goldsmiths of the City of Edinburgh.

£ 1,950.00
ANTHONY ELSON Silver Candlesticks
London 1980
Height: 14 cm
£ 895.00
ANTHONY ELSON Silver Candlesticks
London 1977
Designed by Anthony Elson for Garrard
Height: 23cm
Diameter: 8Ĺcm
£ 950.00
London 1981

This was the 37th item of 59 made for John Sutherland-Hawes' Aurum Designs

This one in original brown box with certificate, photo and 3 letters 

Engraved to base 166/400


Certificate signed by Alan Webster, Dean of St Paulís

Edition of:                         400

Designer:                    Hector Miller &Tim Minett

Maker:                         Hector Miller

Makerís Mark:            HM

Weight:                       18 oz

Height:                       22.5 cm

Cost new: £685 - £1350 pair

The stem of the candelabrum is held by heraldic beasts, each holding its appropriate coat of arms, are those associated with the three principals in the event.

For the Prince, the Dragon, his insignia as Prince of Wales: the Celtic badge of chieftanship, first used in English royal heraldry by the Tudors.

For the Lady Diana, the Griffin, crest of the Spencers: in legend a guardian of treasure with the appearance of the eagle and lion combined.

For St Paulís, the Phoenix, its emblem chosen by Wren. The cathedral he builtr eplaced old St Paulís, destroyed in the Great Fire of London, as fire had destroyed its two predecessors. Each time, like a phoenix from its ashes, it rose again.

£ 495.00
London 1989

This was the 58th item of 59 made for John Sutherland-Hawes' Aurum Designs

In original box with certificate

Engraved to base:


Certificate signed by John Southgate, Dean of York

Edition of:                                500

Designer:                     Hector Miller & Tim Minett

Maker:                         Hector Miller

Makerís Mark:            HM

Weight:                       8oz (silver base)

Height:                         25 cm    Cost New: £445     

Stuart Crystal top


£ 375.00
BRIAN ASQUITH Pair Silver Candlesticks
Sheffield 1971/2

Height 7 cm

£ 650.00
BRIAN ASQUITH Silver Vase - Candlestick
Sheffield 1971

Height: 10.5 cm
Width: 12 cm

Top pricket candle holder can be removed to make it into a vase

£ 550.00
CLIVE BURR Large Silver Candlestick
London 1989

Height: 52 cm
Diameter of Marble Base: 19 cm

Weight of Silver: 856 gms

£ 1,500.00
DEREK BIRCH Silver & Acrylic Candlesticks
Birmingham 1973

7.5 cm 

Silver Mounted Acrylic Candlesticks
Double Centenary Hallmark

Derek Birch (1941-2011) studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery and Silversmithing and then Birmingham College of Art 1957-62 and Royal College of Art 1962-5. Established a workshop in Lincoln and received many important commissions for the City of Lincoln and three presented to the Queen. He returned to Birmingham in the late 1960's and taught full time - among his many students was Theresa Nguyen who holds him in high regard - "An inspiring teacher and mentor" He continued designing and making while teaching and retired from the Birmingham School of Jewellery and Silversmithing in 2006.

£ 120.00
GERALD BENNEY Silver Candelabra
London 1973
Height: 46cm
Width: 22cm
£ 6,950.00
GRAHAM WATLING Silver Candlestick
London 1980
Height: 11 cm
Diameter: 5cm

This candlestick is illustrated in my book 'Designer British Silver' page 479
£ 350.00
GRAHAM WATLING Silver Candlestick
London 1979

Height: 6 cm
Diameter: 8 cm

Weight: 259 gms

This one is illustrated in my book 'Designer British Silver' on page 479

£ 395.00
JULIE CHAMBERLAIN Silver Candlestick
London 1993

Designed by Julie Chamberlain
For Garrard and Co

Facsmile engraved signature

Height: 17cm
Weight: 16oz

Julie Chamberlain was born in 1958 and studied 3D Design and Silversmithing at Middlesex University before going to the Royal College of Art in 1981. She set up her own workshop in London in 1984

In 1993 Garrard and Co celebrated 150 years as the Crown Jewellers with an exhibition of their designers since 1925 and 17 contemporary silversmiths. This was one of the exhibits and bears the special 150 under a Crown Hallmark.

£ 295.00
KEITH REDFERN Pair Silver Candlesticks
Pair Silver Gilt and Marble Candlesticks
Silver Workshop Ltd
London 1969
Diameter base: 7.5 cm
Height: 4 cm

Designed by Keith Redfern

Keith Redfern was born in Sheffield in 1935 and studied at the College of Art there before the Royal College of Art. He worked for David Mellor and Elkington before becoming a partner in Silver Workshop in the early 1960's with two RCA contemporaries Ronald Steven and Tony Laws. When they stopped trading in 1972 he became Head of 3D Design at Hornsey College of Art and established Keith Redfern Designs.
£ 295.00
Martyn Pugh 'Curve 'Candlesticks
Birmingham 2000
(Millennium Hallmark)
Height; 22 cm

Limited Edition of 100 designed and made for George Pragnell, Stratford on Avon (also retailed by George Tarratt, Leicester)
£ 795.00
Pair Cast Silver Candelabra
Birmingham 1966/74

 J B Chatterley & Sons Ltd

Height: 29 cm

Weight: 81 oz

Can also be used as a pair of candlestick without the branches 
£ 2,950.00
Pair Silver Candelabra
Birmingham 1972

Bishton's Ltd

Height:23 cm

Width: 21.5 cm

£ 195.00
Pair Silver Candelabra
London 1975/6  

John Henry Odell

Height: 28 cm
Width: 29 cm

Weight of branches: 27 oz

£ 995.00
Pair Silver Candelabra
Birmingham 1972

Barker Ellis & Co

Height: 28.5 cm
Width: 28.5 cm

Weight of branches 33 oz

Can also be used as a pair of candlesticks without the branches

£ 1,250.00
Pair Silver Candlesticks
Birmingham 1913
Height: 21cm

£ 350.00
Pair Silver Candlesticks
Sheffield 1906

Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd

Height: 30 cm
Width base: 14 cm

£ 1,250.00
Pair VICTORIAN Silver Candlesticks with Plated Branches
Candlesticks with Grape & Vine Rococo Design 

Sheffield 1843

William Allanson & Co

Height: 27 cm

Matching silver plated branches 33 cm wide giving a total height of 43 cm

£ 1,950.00
PRUDEN & SMITH Silver Reversible Vase and Candlestick
Sheffield 2000
Millennium Hallmark  
Pruden and Smith 
Hand Raised 
Hammer marks are visible (hard to photograph) 
Height: 15cm 
Weight: 220g

£ 295.00
ROBERT WELCH Silver 6 Branch Candelabra
London 1978
Height: 25.5 cm
Width: 23 cm
Weight: 761 gms

I have had the smaller version before but have never seen this large size before

£ 3,750.00
ROBERT WELCH Silver Candelabra
London 1977
Height: 13.5cm
Width: 15.5cm

£ 1,950.00
Robert WELCH Silver 'Dumbbell' Candlesticks
London 1975
Height 14 cm
Diameter of  top 7.5cm

£ 1,500.00
STUART DEVLIN Pair Silver Candlesticks
London 1972

Designed by Stuart Devlin for Viners as a Limited edition of 100 pairs to launch the same design mass produced in stainless steel

Height: 15cm

Original boxes with signed certificates - A double sconce designed to take a candle or small church candle

(Certificates for 1 & 2 of set 8 - Candlesticks engraved to base 1/8 & 2/5)

£ 795.00
STUART DEVLIN Pair Silver Candlesticks
London 1975

Height: 25 cm

£ 2,750.00
STUART DEVLIN Silver Candlestick
London 1970

Height: 36 cm

With the early hand soldered silver gilt shade

£ 1,650.00