A Pair of Regency Argands

Circa 1825
Attributed to Messenger & Sons

The fonts on these beautiful argands are designed to look like ancient pitchers. Cast snakes wrap around the tops of the handle while leaves and berries surround the font. Classically clothed maidens stand at attention around the base. The shadeholders are topped by pierced galleries.

Bronze, brass, and glass
Height: 18¼”

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