S/5728 Antique Pair of Early 19th Century Tin Hogscraper Candlesticks
A good quality pair of tin hogscraper candlesticks, having a central brass collar known as a wedding band. The shallow domed circular bases, attached with a nut, support the cylindrical columns, which have a sliding thumb piece for adjusting the height of the candle. The dished sconces have a curved protruding handle for carrying purposes. The pair have an excellent colour and patination and are in fine condition.
7½ in. (19 cm.) High
4¾ in. (12 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820