Three (3) 19th century religious items, including two (2) silverplated altar candlesticks and one (1) cherub relief carving. 1st-2nd items: Two (2) silverplated altar candlesticks, including one (1) with a scalloped pan surmounting a columnar shaft leading to an urn form knop above a tripod base with relief vignettes of Jesus Christ, the Madonna, and John the Baptist, and one (1) with an inverted drip pan surmounting a shaft with scrolling floral repousse, gadroon, and leaf and dart decorations above a round base with cartouche and floral decorations above tripod animal mask feet, both with gilt accents. Unmarked. Ranging in size from 10 1/2" H x 10" W to 39 1/4" H x 10 1/2" W. 3rd item: Carved wood and gesso polychrome relief plaque of two young female angels, both with cropped dark blonde hair and blue eyes above wings. Housed under glass in a gilt wood shadow box. 13" H x 18" W x 5 1/4" D. Provenance: the estate of Kent Cathcart, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: 1st-2nd items: Dents, areas of tarnish, candle wax residue, to be expected from age and manner of use. 3rd item: Natural age wood shrinkage, loss, largest 3", areas of craquelure to polychrome, areas of repair to be expected from age. Not examined outside of shadowbox.
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