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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MOORCROFT POTTERY, CANDLE STICKS, GREENFINCH PATTERN, MARKED ON BASE
  • Current Price: $1,080.00
  • Ends: Mar 21, 2019 15:51:25 UTC
Moorcroft Pottery - Pair of Plain Flambe Design Low Candlesticks
  • Current Price: $195.00
  • Ends: Mar 19, 2019 16:10:53 UTC
Pair of Rare Moorcroft Grape & Leaf Autumn Candlesticks
  • Current Price: $695.00
  • Ends: Mar 10, 2019 8:16:41 UTC
Moorcroft Single Candlestick, Yellow Blue and Pink Hibiscus
  • Current Price: $60.00
  • Ends: Feb 28, 2019 17:15:52 UTC
Moorcroft Wisteria Pattern Candlestick Holder - Made in England
  • Current Price: $187.83
  • Ends: Mar 11, 2019 13:39:40 UTC
Moorcroft Single Candlestick, Yellow and Red Hibiscus
  • Current Price: $60.00
  • Ends: Feb 28, 2019 17:15:31 UTC