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Pair of Charming Napoleon III Bronze and Marble Figural Candelabra

third quarter 19th century, on round marble bases hung with tasseled chains, the standards depicting patinated bronze winged cherubs supporting bronze dore cornucopias set with leaf-molded and rope-twist candle branches, the reeded sockets over berry and leaf drip pans.
h. 23-1/4", dia. 8"

Provenance: Collection of Marjorie Leverich Moran, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Condition

One of the flowers (on the climbing vine centered between the candelabra arms) has been re-soldered. One of the cornucopias is loose. One candle arm is slightly bent. There is a chip to the edge of one marble base. Candelabra are inn overall very good condition with no significant repairs or losses. Both exhibit some minor surface scratches and accretions (wax residue/soiling). Candelabra have black battery powered candles. Overall height with tallest candle = 35"

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Pair of Napoleon III Figural Candelabra

Estimate $800 - $1,200Oct 13, 2018
333 St. Joseph Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
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