MEIER MORDUCH VULFOVICH SHAKOV (Lithuanian w. 1843-1873) A PAIR OF RUSSIAN STERLING SILVER CANDLESTICKS, VILNIUS, LITHUANIA, 1864, the baluster form candlesticks arched rim bobèches over segmented oval knops with stylized banded leaves and reserved ovals and a band of turn over leaves, raised on spreading foot with square plinth base, weighted, fully marked including Assay Master Timofey Tripetsky, "84" standard mark, and Vilnius city mark of Vytis the White Knight astride his horse and wielding a sword, approximate total weight: 66.53 ounces (including weighted base). Height: 13" Diameter: 5"
In overall fair condition, the bobeches welded to stem, minor denting to knops, separation of seams, overall rubbing and surface scratching commensurate with age and use,
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