Set of four silver candlesticks by Sibray, Hall & Co., hallmarked for London 1901
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Set of four silver candlesticks by Sibray, Hall & Co., hallmarked for London 1901

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Set of four silver candlesticks by Sibray, Hall & Co., hallmarked for London 1901:
with an urn-shaped candle cup, tapering squared stem and weighted base; with embossed foliate decoration and engraved initials.
The base impressed with Thornhill & Co. Ltd London.

Height: 8" - 20.5cm
Width: 3½" - 9.0cm
Projection: 3½" - 9.0cm
Further Information
The base impressed with 'Thornhill & Co. Ltd London'. This firm founded by Joseph Gibbs in 1734 were originally cutlers but by 1805 had become known as Morley & Thornhill, later from 1820 as John James Thornhill & Co., listed from 1838 as cutlers to the Queen. By 1850 or 1851 the firm was in the hands of Walter Thornhill and from c.1875 was Walter Thornhill & Co. In 1895 when the firm became a limited liability company it was described as 'cutlers, gold and silversmiths, jewellers and manufacturers and dealers in dressing cases, travelling bags etc.'.

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