S/2129 Antique Treen 17th Century Charles II Yew Wood Candle Holder
An extremely rare well used late 17th century Charles II yew wood candle holder, having a brass and copper handle. The conical shaped base has a concave mould and reeded lines, and has an excellent colour and patination.
Provenance: from the W. J. Shepherd Collection, illustrated in his sale catalogue at Sotheby's in 1983 Lot 852 bottom right.
4¾ in. (12 cm.) Wide
3½ in. (9 cm.) High
4 in. (10 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1680