Designer: David Palterer
Manufacturer: Swid Powell
Materials: Silver plate
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 12”H x 4.125”W x 4.125”D
Condition: Good with pitting and loss of silver. See pictures.
David Palterer, an Israeli architect practicing in Florence, designed these candlesticks for Swid Powell. Their sword hilt shape combining smooth and hammered silver lends them ceremonial importance, something Palterer hoped to achieve in all his object design.