Solid Brass Candle Holder by Pierre Forrsell for Skultuna, c.1950
This is an original signed, solid brass candleholder designed by Swedish silversmith, Pierre Forrsell, for Skultuna. The piece can accommodate up to 1.5" diameter candle. The side bar pushes up to fit any size candle. Simple, elegant design is attractive with or without a candle. Signed by designer.
- CREATOR Pierre Forrsell (designer), Skultuna (manufacturer)
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1950
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Solid Brass.
- CONDITION Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 7 in. W 2 in. D 2 in.
Skultuna was founded in the year 1607 by King Karl IX of Sweden as a brass foundry. Today Skultuna is one of the oldest, continuously active companies in the world and one of the oldest active brass works in the world. It is still a purveyor to the Royal Court of Sweden. For over 400 years, Skultuna has produced objects of the highest quality for both everyday use and for special occasions.