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Brass Candle Holders, Chinese Dragon Metalware, Vintage Asian Taper Candlestick, Lotus Blossom, Engraved Brass, Chinoiserie

Brass Candle Holders, Chinese Dragon Metalware, Vintage Asian Taper Candlestick, Lotus Blossom, Engraved Brass, Chinoiserie

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$110.00

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1920s
  • Materials: Two vintage brass candle holders, etched brass, aged patina, please see item details
  • Favorited by: 197 people
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From Saint Louis, MO
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Description

On sale! These striking Chinese dragons are a pair of vintage brass candle holders / candlesticks, probably dating to the 1920s (the peak era for import of Chinese brasses). Like all dragons from China, these are wingless; they have etched fish scales on their bodies, long tails, and detailed, ferocious faces.

The candle holder on the dragon's back is a small cup inside a five-petaled lotus flower. The dragons stand on a rectangular base etched with flowers and leaves. One of the bases is stamped China on the bottom.

The candle holders are in very good condition, with a nice aged patina and minimal wear.

Size: About 8 inches long x 2 1/8 inches wide x 5 inches tall (20.3 x 5.3 x 12.6 cm)


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On sale! These striking Chinese dragons are a pair of vintage brass candle holders / candlesticks, probably dating to the 1920s (the peak era for import of Chinese brasses). Like all dragons from China, these are wingless; they have etched fish scales on their bodies, long tails, and detailed, ferocious faces.

The candle holder on the dragon's back is a small cup inside a five-petaled lotus flower. The dragons stand on a rectangular base etched with flowers and leaves. One of the bases is stamped China on the bottom.

The candle holders are in very good condition, with a nice aged patina and minimal wear.

Size: About 8 inches long x 2 1/8 inches wide x 5 inches tall (20.3 x 5.3 x 12.6 cm)


To see more vintage brass, click here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/CalloohCallay?section_id=22904345

To see more vintage home decor, click here:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/CalloohCallay?section_id=5459741

You can browse the rest of my shop here:
CalloohCallay.etsy.com

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The following items can't be returned or exchanged

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Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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Any item that costs more than $100 can be placed in layway and paid off in three installments, with timing determined by mutual agreement. Please contact me if you're interested in working something out.
Note that vintage items are used and often have flaws and wear, treasured by vintage lovers. I try to describe and photograph any issues, so please examine the listing carefully before purchase. Monitors vary, so the color you see may differ from the original. Please contact me before purchase if you have any questions.
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