Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Height (each): 9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)
The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
49.7.85a, b–.88a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved: on base of sockets: under foot: [.85a, b] No 6 No 6 29=5 [.86a, b] No 3 No 3 28=15 [.87a, b] No 5 No 5 29 [.88a, b] No 4 No 4 28=12
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Small K in shaped shield (London date letter for 1745–46);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  P L, (bottom obliterated) (maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie).
Location of marks: All on outside of foot rim of each candlestick (maker's mark nearly effaced on all but .85a)