2 Walnut Arts & Crafts Candlestick, English 1880s




Exceptionally high quality pair of carved walnut candlesticks, open barley twist shaped stem set on a domed base with some inner weight, brass collar inserts; antique English Arts & Crafts design, Victorian period from the 1880s.

Condition: some surface wear, old splits in the wood

Size: Height: 20 cm Diameter: 11 cm

Arts & Crafts was one of the most important styles in the late Victorian period. Among other sources, the style drew its inspiration from the mythology of the British Isles and from the fabulous legends about king Arthur. The products were designed to a high standard, using traditional materials and techniques.

Facts of Lavish Furniture care tip — scratches on solid wood furniture, such as oak, mahogany and walnut, are easily repaired by scratch cover polish. We like the Rustins multi-colour — test on a small and discreet area first to make sure the colour matches!

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