Candlesticks

Candlesticks

August Welby Northmore Pugin (1812-1852)

Manufactured bJohn Hardman & Company Silversmiths

1844-45

13 5/8 inches

Gilt brass

"Pair of Candlesticks. Gilt brass. Circular base with moulded edge; engraved 'Christi Crux Est Mea Lux.' Annulated tubular stem broken by a flat pierced roundel engraved with foliated ornament and enclosing Pugin's arms and motto, En Avant. Circular drip-pan with fleur-de-lis cresting. Plain nozzle with moulded edge."