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English Paktong Candlestick

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A good, early Georgian paktong candlestick, finely finished allover and beneath the base. 

6 1/2 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in 

A pair of these sticks is to be found illustrated in Keith Pinn’s work ‘Paktong, The Chinese Alloy in Europe’ p.86 Plate 40. The author states that he has encountered several of the form, all smoothly finished underneath, and perhaps originating from the one workshop.

English circa 1720-1740.    


Item Code: 5139

£ 395

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