Shreve & Co. Sterling Silver Set of 4 Candlesticks with Floral Motifs
Shreve & Co., sterling silver set of 4 candlesticks from the 20th century, with fluted stems. The rims and bases display floral motifs between elegant swirling designs. Each measures 12 1/3'' in height by 4 1/4'' in diameter at the base, is weighted, and bears hallmarks as shown.
Shreve & Company is an established retailer of jewelry, from timepieces to diamonds, headquartered in San Francisco, California. Incorporated in 1894 by George Rodman and Albert J. Lewis, it is considered the oldest commercial establishment in San Francisco. The San Francisco Museum and Historical Society has the silver spade used by San Francisco Mayor James Rolphe at the groundbreaking for city hall and the civic center, and other objects made by Shreve & Co.
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