Rare repouse work brass candle stick
17thc Brass Candlestickby Vanessa Parker Rare Books and Roger Grimes Antiques
This very rare sheet brass candlestick was made in Scandinavia around 1660 for the rich European market who were lighting up in so many way`s in this period . This is made of beaten sheet brass and artistically punch decorated from the back . called repouse work, now very rare, they were copied in the arts and crafts movement of around 1880. but this is a rare survivor from the 17th century.
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