Pair of candlesticks by John Bache

Pair of admiralty 'launching' candlesticks.

Details

Medium:
Silver Dimensions: 19 cm
Art Fund grant:
£750 ( Total: £2,760)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
C J Vander

Engraved round each base:' At launchinng Her Maj.ts. Ship Ye Feurersham A 5th.Rate 22d July 1712 Burthen 561 Tuns 40 Guns 190 Men Built by Mr.John Philips Master Shipwright at Plymouth'.

Venue details

National Maritime Museum Romney Road, Greenwich, LONDON London SE10 9NF 020 8312 6608 www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

Entry details

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