859 Rare Pair English Cornish Serpentine Marble Candlesticks attrib. John Murphy 1850

Stunning Pair English Cornish Serpentine Marble Heavy Gauge Single Light Table or Desk Candlesticks of outstanding quality and condition. Mid Nineteenth Century.  

Each central circular support in banded colours of mottled light green and dark reddish browns, ending on impressive circular spreading bases. 

These candlesticks can be attributed to Irishman John Murphy who ran a Serpentine Repository in the Market Place, Penzance, Cornwall, England, during the middle of the 19th century.  

Condition: Superb condition, tiny few 'flea' bites 

Height: (entire as image one an impressive) 13" (33cm). Diameter: (at base). 5.75" (14.5cm).  

Pair €1475.00