Description & Technical information

The Spanish cities of Valladolid and Burgos, were the two main important centres, within Old Castile, of metalwork production.

Each of baluster form, bellied at the mid-point, profusely embossed with foliate and shell scrolls, each issuing four chased scrolling arms supporting panelled sconces on scalloped trays, both hanging from a foliate openwork chain, ring attachments.
Weight: 2117g, 68oz

Date:  1770
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  Spain, Valladolid
Medium: silver
Signature: Maker’s mark of José de Escobedo

Dimensions: 41 cm (16¹/₈ inches)
Categories: Silver