Pair of George III Sterling Silver Candlesticks

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Pair of George III Sterling Silver Candlesticks, London, 1764-65, Ebenezer Coker, maker, bobeches unmarked, each with urn-form sconce and knopped stem terminating in circular base with scrolled feet, engraved to base and bobeche with armorial, ht. 11 3/4 in., approx. 58.2 troy oz.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Each with surface irregularities throughout (pitting, abrasions, possibly lacquered previously). One with small crack to stem, the other with longer crack and dent to stem. Each bent very slightly off-center.

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