Pair of blue and white silver-shape candlesticks

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 •  3 april 2020

Each with a flat bobĂȘche encircled around the nozzle with a ruyi-head border and supported on a cylindrical shaft with a foliate-striped border at the top pierced on one side with a slit for wax extraction above a blue ground reserved with two quatrefoil panels painted with a oral sprig and alternating with a small diamond device between a pair of leaves, the central knop with four ruyi-head-shaped panels of lotus blossoms and scrolls with leaf and blossom motifs between and encircled below with a ruyi-head-and-dart border, the domed foot with a trelliswork ground reserved with four oval panels of oral sprigs above a dart border on the footrim.

Each with an unidentifed squiggle mark in blue, probably imitating the essay mark on silver

Afmetingen
Heights: 18.4 and 19 cm. (7.2 and 7.5 in.)
Code
D1422
Collectie
Aronson Antiquairs
Copyright beeld
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/deed.en_US
Datering
circa 1700
Materiaal/techniek
tin-glazed earthenware
Permanente link
https://www.aronson.com/object/1422-pair-of-blue-and-white-silver-shape-candlesticks/
Productieplaats
Delft
Unieke code
Aronson Delftware D1422