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George III silver snuffers stand complete with the original wick trimmers, the snuffer tray with gadroon border and acanthus leaf corners, atop four pad feet, the wick trimmers with scroll cut and chased handles, both pieces with matching armorial of a lion passant guardant, the dexter paw on a shield.

Elizabeth Cooke. London, 1765.


Wick trimmers:

Length: 15.5cm

Weight: 99 grams

Snuffers stand:

Length: 18.3cm

Width: 6.8cm

Height (to top of thumbpiece): 6cm.

Weight: 225 grams

Note: It is rare indeed to find a wick trimmer ensuite with the original stand, all with matching hallmarks.

A very rare eighteenth-century silver matching wick trimmer on stand

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