Circa 1785-1810 pair of Paktong candlesticks on round bases with turned one piece stems. There are three holes in each base to secure a wood cover with a hole in the middle to operate the pusher button. One pusher and button are original but the other is a later replacement.
For similar examples see"PAKTONG The Chinese Alloy in Europe 1680-1820"by Keith Pinn.
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