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Pair of candlesticks

Maker:
John Carter II (active 1768–1777)
Date:
1771–72
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height (each): 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Sage, 1909
Accession Number:
10.125.424a–d
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] Q (London date letter for 1771–72);
[3] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] I C, pellet between (maker's mark for John Carter).
H. Eugene Bolles ; Mrs. Russell Sage (until 1909; to MMA)
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