Moorcroft Candlesticks

 

Macintyre Moorcroft Candlestick
The craft of making tallow candles began in England in the 13th Century. The wick was repeatedly dipped into melted tallow (animal fat) to build up a candle.
 
Candles were early status symbols; their usage provided an insight into a household’s wealth and status.
 
The 18th century saw an increase in the number of craftsmen making striking light fittings, including elaborate candlesticks and crystal chandeliers in wh
ich to burn the precious candle.
 
Today we do not burn candles for light but because we enjoy the ambience they provide in any room setting.
 
Moorcroft is continuing the craft of producing ‘striking’ candlesticks for the home. 

 

Moorcraft Clematis Candlestick

 

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Pair of Rare Moorcroft Grape & Leaf Autumn Candlesticks
  • Current Price: $695.00
  • Ends: Oct 5, 2018 14:38:23 UTC
MOORCROFT POTTERY, CANDLE STICKS, GREENFINCH PATTERN, MARKED ON BASE
  • Current Price: $1,080.00
  • Ends: Oct 22, 2018 15:51:25 UTC
Moorcroft Pottery - Pair of Plain Flambe Design Low Candlesticks
  • Current Price: $195.00
  • Ends: Oct 19, 2018 20:08:51 UTC