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Set of four candlesticks

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
1728
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height (each): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.46–.49
Not on view
Marking: [1] Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] N (London date letter for 1728–29);
[4] LA, fleur-de-lis below, star above, crowned (maker's mark for Paul Lamerie).

Location of marks:
on underside
Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)
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