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Pair of Oak Barley Twist Candlesticks CS169
Pair of Oak Barley Twist Candlesticks CS169
Original, quality pair of 1920's/30's barleytwist oak candlesticks with the original brass drip pans to the tops. These examples will unscrew to assist packing in the suitcase for travelling. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. Tall 10.5" and base 5.5" diam.  
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Price: 65.00


Pair of 6" Oak Barley Twist Candlesticks CS167
Original, quality pair of 1930's short barley twist oak candlesticks with the original brass drip pans to the tops. These example will unscrew to assist packing in the suitcase when travelling. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 6" tall and 4.25" base diam.  
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Price: 45.00


Pair of 6



Olivewood Open Twist Candlestick CS166
Olivewood Open Twist Candlestick CS166
Original, quality open twisted olivewood candlestick circa 1900. This good example, originally one of a pair has a very fine and delicate open twist to the stem with a nickel candle insert and a dished circular base. The base will unscrew to ease storage for these were often carried in luggage when travelling. Complete and in good order. 7" tall and 4.5" diam of base.  
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Brass Candlesticks CS165
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast brass candlesticks of an unusual design. These examples were probably originally part of a desk set, with a pen stand and inkwell, etc. One replacement lift out candle sconce has been made to suit, and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 6.25" and 3.25" square at the base.  
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Brass Candlesticks CS165



Pair of Benson Brass and Copper Candlesticks CS164
Pair of Benson Brass and Copper Candlesticks CS164
Pair of original, quality 1920's copper and brass candlesticks, designed by W.A.S Benson, in the typical Arts and Crafts form from this designer. These are not stamped for this maker but have all the other signs and were originally nickel plated. The slender turned stems are mounted with a simple tripod base and mounted to the top with a cast brass candle sconce surrounded, by five leaf like petals in sheet copper. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 6.5" tall and 6.5" base diam spreads of feet.  
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Price: 385.00


Newlyn Copper Chamberstick CS162
Original, quality 1920's superb copper chamberstick of a square form in sheet copper with a side handle, a central candle grip and embossed detail of 2 stylised sea fish. The candle grip is decorated with three tricorn heads. This item is not marked for Newlyn but has every sign otherwise. A good repair has been made to the handle and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, and all is complete and in good and working order. A most unusual example. 10.5" x 5.75" x 1.75" tall. 
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Price: 230.00


Newlyn Copper Chamberstick CS162



Pair of 11.5
Pair of 11.5" Brass Candlesticks CS161
Original, quality pair of late 19th century cast brass candlesticks, with circular bases, shaped stems and the original push rod candle ejectors. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor nicks to the top rim on one stick otherwise complete and in good and working order. A super pair of candlesticks. 11.5" tall and 5.25"diam of base.  
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Price: 75.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Candlesticks CS160
Original, quality apir of late 19th century brass candlesticks, of a most unusual design. These open pierced and fretted candlesticks have patent lift out sconces and are impressed to the underside with the sun logo and "WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son, of Birmingham'. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 8.5" tall and 4" square bases.  
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Price: 230.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Candlesticks CS160



Pair Barley Twist Oak Candlesticks CS157
Pair Barley Twist Oak Candlesticks CS157
Pair of original 1920's/30's quality oak candlesticks with circular screw off bases, barley twisted stems and brass drip pans to the top. These will "Flat Pack" for travelling, the drip pans have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, and all is complete and in good and working order. 12" tall and 6" widest  
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Price: 65.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Candlesticks CS154
Pair of original, quality, heavy cast brass candlesticks of a most unusual form, with lift out sconces and cast iron shaped weights to the undersides. Each has a square base with serpentine sides and a square tapered stem and a square collar to the top. The sconces are stamped "Protected" and of the same shape as the bases. The weights to the undersides are impressed with the sun logo and" WT&S" for the manufacturer 'William Tonks & Son, of Birmingham' and have the registration number for the year 1902. The undersides have the original gold paint and the candlesticks have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. A great pair of candlesticks by this great maker. Bases 3" square x 7" tall.  
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Price: 285.00


Pair of WT&S Brass Candlesticks CS154



Pair of Queen of Diamonds Brass Candlesticks CS152
Pair of Queen of Diamonds Brass Candlesticks CS152
Pair of original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass candlesticks with square bases and canted corners and shaped stems. This pair of candlesticks are complete with the push ejector rods for the candles and are impressed to the plinth "The Queen of Diamonds". All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good and working order. 11.5" tall x 4.5" square bases.  
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Period Brass Candlesticks CS151
Pair of original, quality, superb, 18th century, seamed brass candllesticks with shaped square bases with canted corners. A very clean pair of early brass candlesticks, complete and in good and working order. 7" tall x 4" square bases.  
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Price: 300.00


Pair of Period Brass Candlesticks CS151



Pair 12
Pair 12" Brass Candlesticks CS148
Pair of original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass candlesticks of an unusual form. These 12" examples have circular bases, crimped designs to the circumferences in four places and good complete push ejector rods for the candles. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good and working order. Bases 5" diameter, total height 12".  
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Engraved Brass Candlesticks CS132
Pair of original, quality, 18th century, cast brass candlesticks of a tapered, corinthian column form, with decorative capitols and stepped square bases. The main columns have visible seams to the sides and the bases are engraved in script "The Friendly Brothers of The Prince of Wales Society". The top candle sconces are missing, but otherwise all is complete and in good order and most unusual with the engraved inscription. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Bases 5" square and 12.25" tall. 
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Price: 585.00


Pair of Engraved Brass Candlesticks CS132



WT&S Brass Candlestick CS99
WT&S Brass Candlestick CS99
Original, quality, single, cast brass candlestick of an unusual form, with pierced decoration of flowers, vines and acanthus leaves and two faces of a bearded, mythical character. The lift out sconce to the top is marked 'Protected', the underside is impressed with 'W.T & S', for the manufacturer William Tonks and Sons of Birmingham, and with the registration mark for the year 1888. Sadly, only one of the pair but, nevertheless a superb, very unusual candlestick, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 10.5" high and base 4.25" diameter. 
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Price: 165.00


Lancaster Patent Candle Ruby Lamp CS76
Original, quality 'Lancaster Patent' dark room 'candle' ruby lamp in original paintwork on steel circa 1880. Will fold down flat when not in use. Complete and in good and working order. 7.25" tall. 
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Price: 56.00


Lancaster Patent Candle Ruby Lamp CS76



Pair of Diamond Princess Brass Candlesticks CS56
Pair of Diamond Princess Brass Candlesticks CS56
Pair of original, quality cast brass, 10.75" high candle sticks, on square plinths with canted corners, complete with push rod candle ejecters. Impressed to the plinth 'The Diamond Princess' and with the registration number for the year 1902. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 10.75" tall and base 4" square. 
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Price: 115.00


Silver Plated Candle Snuffer Tray CT8
Original, quality, 19th century, silver plated candle snuffer tray, with engraved decoration to the base and raised flower and leaf decoration around the edge of the tray. Complete and in good order. 10.25" x 4" and 0.75". 
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Price: 36.00


Silver Plated Candle Snuffer Tray   CT8



Victoria Head Glass Fairy Light   FL17
Victoria Head Glass Fairy Light FL17
Original, quality, late 19th century, opaline coloured glass fairy light, free blown in a wooden mould and depicting Queen Victoria's head in four cameo panels. The top and base are circular and the tapered body is square in section, with a rope twist design vertically to each corner. A most unusual and sought after design. Complete and in good order. 3.75" tall x 2.75" top diameter and 2" base diameter.  
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Price: 115.00


3 Branch Cricklite Candelabra FL14
Original, quality, superb three branch candelabra, circa 1900, with an octagonal shaped cut glass column, a square and stepped base and mounted to the top with a cast brass corinthian capital. The three curved brass branches each with rings to the ends, support pressed glass saucers, with pressed glass domes or the alternative fine glass shades / chimneys. These lights are used with small nightlight candles. The brass ring holders are stamped "Clarke's Trade Mark Cricklite" to the inside. The corinthian capital is stamped "Clarke's Cricklite". The pressed glass saucers are embossed to the insides "Clarke's Patent Trade Mark Cricklite " with a dancing fairy to the centre and the alternative fine chimneys are mounted with pressed brass collars to the bases in the original matt gilt finish. Either but not both sets of chimneys or dome covers are included with the candelabra. A few very, very, minor chips to the column base, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Base 4.25" square, 16" tall including saucers, 15" widest diameter and height including domes 19.5, height including chimneys 20.5". 
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Price: 750.00


3 Branch Cricklite Candelabra   FL14



Pair of Double Branch Candle Sconces   PS92
Pair of Double Branch Candle Sconces PS92
Pair of late 19th century, twin branch wall mounted candle sconces with provision for four candles. These were originally from a wall mirror or even a very smart piano, but are now ideal for wall lights, but for candles only. The decorative cast brass arms push into the cast brass backplates, each with two screw holes for mounting, each candle holder has a circular and dished drip pan and each fitting has a stop to prevent the candle being pushed back to the wall. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. A super pair of candle sconces well above average. When mounted widest 15.5", 4.5" front to back, max front to back mounted 8.75" x 5.5" tall.  
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Price: 265.00


Pair of Triple Branch Brass Candle Wall Lights WL168
Pair of original, 1920's quality cast brass three branch candle wall scovies of the Dutch design. This super pair of wall brackets have a bulbous mount to the backplate, with a shaped stem and a hanging ring to the top. Each of the brackets have shaped arms with a candle holder and a drip pan and all can be lifted out for ease of candle replacement, for each arm is fitted with a removable peg. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 15" tall, 16.5" wide and 9.75" front to back.  
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Price: 365.00


Pair of Triple Branch Brass Candle Wall Lights WL168



Brass Wall Candle Sconce   WL147
Brass Wall Candle Sconce WL147
Original, quality, brass framed wall sconce, circa 1880, with a circular bevelled mirror to the centre, a pair of jointed brass candle sconces to the front and an embossed brass diamond shaped backplate. The candle holders have jointed arms for adjustment and all has a hanging eye for wall mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Backplate 14" tall x 14" widest, mirror 5.5" diameter.  
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Price: 185.00


Brass Wall Candle Sconce WL141
Original, quality, brass framed wall sconce, circa 1880, with a bevelled mirror to the centre, a pair of candle sconces to the front and an embossed Aesthetic Movement design of flowers and leaves to the 2" wide circular frame. The candle holders will lift out when required and the reverse has a hanging eye for wall hanging. Polished, lacquered and complete and in good and working order. A most unusual wall sconce. Minor damage to the outer edge of the frame to the lefthand side. Frame 9.25" diameter, total 9.25" widest x 10.25" tall and 6" front to back. 
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Price: 156.00


Brass Wall Candle Sconce   WL141

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