An image of Birds in branches' candlestick [one of a pair]

Derby

(England 1750 – )

Birds in branches' candlestick [one of a pair]

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Candlesticks of comparable design were also produced at Bow at the same period. This example has the typical Derby patch marks. The candlestick is held by a looped branch at the back which has a thumb-rest in the form of a small shell. See also L2012.118.

Year
circa 1765-circa 1770
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
23.8 x 15.0 x 10.2 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.127