About the object

The Taperstick is cast and has a stepped shaped base which rises to a circular sunken well.

The stem and shoulders are also shaped and the socket is decorated with reeding.

This example is of a good gauge and colour and is very well marked in the base.

John Cafe was a specialist Candlestick maker who had large workshops in London at this date.

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 inches, 11.25cm., Base Diameter: 3 inches, 7.5cm.

Weight

5.5oz

Stock number

280391