PAIR OF NEOCLASSICAL ANTIQUE SILVER CANDLESTICKS, HALLMARKED MILAN, 1820 BY LIVERTI FRANCESCO

AA-325127
In stock
Pair of silver Neoclassic Candlesticks ,  Hallmarked Milan, 1820 by Liverti Francesco,  a circular foot engraved with leafy and geometric edges.  Neoclassical motif on edge of base of each candlestick is repeated on bottom of the fluted tapered column of each, under...
1.800
Ghilli di Paolo Adolfo Giovanella in via Ampere 55 a Milano, compra e vende antiquaria...
+39 0270635993+39 3394379271
Ask a question or make an offer
Italy Milano MI

Pair of silver Neoclassic Candlesticks,  Hallmarked Milan, 1820 by Liverti Francesco,  a circular foot engraved with leafy and geometric edges.  Neoclassical motif on edge of base of each candlestick is repeated on bottom of the fluted tapered column of each, under each candle cup.  The base of each column is finely decorated with flowers and grape branches.

Small wear near the candle cup and base, consistent with use and age, early 19th century dating.

The two antique candle holders come from the furnishings of a Lombard villa on Como lake, where they were mounted as lamps, as shown the small hole on the edge of the base of each item.

On the bases they are hallmarked with the plow related to the  silver title (800/000), the globe with the seven trionos related to the Guarantee Office of Milan from 1812 to 1872 and the silvermaker initials, F.L. relative  to  Francesco Liverti active in Milan until 1820.

The candlesticks weigh 276 grams and 291 grams, respectively. Measures: 10,5 inches high x over 4,5 inches diameter across base of each.