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Candlestick sconce

Candlestick sconce

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (Rue Béranger, made)

  • Date:

    1900-50 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Samson's factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    copper, folded, annealed, cut

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Graus Antiques, New Bond Street, London

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Copper candlestick part, large stem part, folded, annealed and cut.

Place of Origin

Paris (Rue Béranger, made)


1900-50 (manufactured)


Samson's factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

copper, folded, annealed, cut


Height: 4.7 cm, Diameter: 2.7 cm, Diameter: 1.7 cm

Object history note

1975 remnants of entire department were sold due to lack of profit from the designs by Christian Richardier, owner of Samson & Co. at the time.

Descriptive line

Copper candlestick part, Samson, Paris, probably 1900-50.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

See object file (for images etc.)




Folded; Annealed; Cut


Metalwork; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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