These are an antique 19th century pair of bronze dore rare piano or desk candlesticks. Each candle holder has a weighted base and an extended single arm. The design on the arms has the tiny head that looks like he is reading.
They were made and cast in France. They use regular size candles.Condition: They are in good condition with wear consistent with age and use. There is minor wear on the gold plating (dore) due to polishing over the years. The under base would usually have felt covers which wear out (200 years) and have been removed. Size: They are 6 1/2" tall with a 6" reach and 7 1/2 width overall. The base is 3 1/2 in diameter. They are quite heavy in total 2 1/2 lbs. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Candle Holders".audre" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.