Twin silver candelabra from ianth of england

Sep 07, 2021. 19:45 UTC
Twin Silver Candelabra from  Ianth of England
Kirsten
United States of America

Category
Sterling silver

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Maybe
Description

This set of Sterling candle holders were purchased from an antique shop in Aberdeen, Scotland in approximately 1975. This beautiful set could grace any table or sideboard. They stand 25.5cm tall (10") and are 27.5cm (10.5") at their widest and the base diameter is 10cm (4").

Provenance

I inherited these at my mother's passing 30 years ago and they have remained in the hutch since except for polishing.

Answered within 23 days
Sep 30, 20:20 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$500 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Kirsten,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A pair of Ianthe silver-plated three-light candelabra
made in Birmingham, England, after 1952
Each with central cast-relief bobeche, flanked by two scrolling arms with two cast-relief bobeche, on a cast-relief domed circular foot marked "SILVERPLATED - IANTHE - OF ENGLAND
Each 10 inches tall by 10 /2 inches width across arms; base 4 inches diameter
CONDITION: appear to be in excellent condition;
PROVENANCE: inherited; previously acquired in Aberdeen in 1975
$300-500 for the pair*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you again for using Mearto.

Kirsten beamer Oct 05, 17:18 UTC

Hi Delia,

Here are the photographs of the maker's mark. I hope this helps.

Thank you for your time,
Kirsten

Delia Oct 05, 22:14 UTC

Thanks, Kirsten,
These are silverplate not sterling so not nearly as valuable.
You're all set.

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