Antique Dutch Late 17th Century Heemskirk Candlestick

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The brass stick cast in four pieces. The round profiled base; the lower part of the stem with a baluster; the drip-pan, the upper part of the stem with a different baluster and tulip shaped nozzle with one hole. The upper part of the stem has a pin, which is connected through the drip pan and under part with the base and later added pewter solder.
Koper & Brons Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Onno ter Kuile;
Page 109, photo 151 for similar piece.
Old Domestic Base-Metal Candlesticks. R.F. Michaelis, Page 78, photo 108a&b.

The Netherlands, late 17th century.
Period: William & Mary.

Height: 17 cm (6,7 inches)
Diam. base:  8,7 cm. (3,4 inches)
Weight: 719 Grams.

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