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Four candlesticks

Maker:
R. Gainsforth
Date:
1824–25
Culture:
British, Sheffield
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Amelia B. Lazarus, in the name of Miss Emilie Lazarus, 1895
Accession Number:
95.1.9a, b–.12a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] lion passant;
[2] crown (Sheffield);
[3] King's head to right;
[4] date letter for 1824-25;
[5] R.G., maker's mark for R. Gainsford (cf. Jackson, 1921, p. 432)
Amelia Lazarus (until 1895; to MMA)
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