Regency Sheffield Candelabra

Sheffield Silver Candelabra by Matthew Boulton
Detail of candle cup and bobeche showing engraved heraldic crest.
Sheffield Silver Candelabra detail of candlestick base.
Detail of heraldic crest of a unicorn's head.
Detail of double sun burst maker's mark of Matthew Boulton on the foot.

Regency Sheffield Candelabra with Cut-Glass Dish

Matthew Boulton (1728-1810)

Birmingham, 1807-1809

Marked: Matthew Boulton, (bearing double sunburst maker’s mark)

Bearing on the stem and bobèche an engraved unicorn-head crest

H: 25¾”  Dia: 21½”

Excellent Condition: Minor rosing to the highlights

Related candle sticks by Matthew Boulton in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art can be seen here.