AMERICAN STERLING SILVER CANDLESTICKS, TWO PAIR, each of Neoclassical style, comprising a pair with reeded shaft and open base, and a pair with plain shaft and weighted base. Each marked for Gorham. Weight of open-base pair: 14.8 ozt. First half 20th century. 7" and 8" H. Provenance: From the collection of Gordon and Hildreth Wheeler, Keswick, VA. Items descended from the Scott and McCray families of Richmond, VA.
Excellent overall condition with some scattered light dents around top and base rims, one weighted example slightly tilted.