Paire de petits pique-cierges gothiques, fût en laiton à trois disques et pique en fer, Allemagne du Sud, fin du XV°, début du XVI° siècle

   Paire de pique-cierges en laiton tourné caractéristique des productions dite de Nuremberg de la fin du XV° ou du début du XVI° siècle. Cette paire présente toutes les caractéristiques techniques inhérentes à cette production très homogène: Cette typologie de pique-cierges était probablement d’usage liturgique car on retrouve fréquemment de tels pique-cierges dans les représentations d’autels dans […]


(Français) Pique-cierge en bronze à fut tourné et à large bobine centrale, Allemagne , XV° siècle.


Pair of large bronze gothic pricket candlesticks, South of Germany, 15th or 16th century

Pair of gothic pricket candlestics. Each with circular bell shaped foot, shaft with three discoid knots and with a turned tapering bell shaped drip pan. This shape had become popular over Europe in the middle of the 15th century. This typology of pricket candlesticks is known to come from Nuremberg region. Many of them were […]


Large bronze gothic pricket candlestick, South of Germany late 15th or early 16th century

This is a large bronze pricket candlestick cast and turned off. It has a turned tapering drip-pan, the shaft with tree disks above a spreading circular foot. Diameter of the foot:  150 mm 413 mm high. France, late 15th or early 16th century. Can be compared to the Pair of bronze pricket candlesticks, lot 13 […]


Pair of gothic brass pricket candlesticks. South Germany, 15th or early 16th century.

Pair of Gothic turned Brass Prickets. Circular stepped base, spherical flanged stem, circular dished drip pan with iron pricket. Western Europe, 15th / 16th Century