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Custom made beeswax candles

Please note: all our historical range are made to order and can take two to three weeks to produce (depending on our workload). To discuss your requirements of bespoke candles please contact me on 07711 93 93 43

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ID: DB18C
Dipped Beeswax with cotton wick (Pair)
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This candle is appropriate for period from approx late 17C to around mid Victorian. Sold in dipped pairs, these are candles for the wealthy in society.

Please allow three weeks for these to be produced by hand in a traditional method. Should you need your order earlier please contact us.

 

 

£5.00
ID: DB18F
Dipped beeswax candle with flax wick (pair)
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Fitted with flax wicks these beeswax candles are ideal where historical authenticity is required. In accordance with tradition these candles are manufactured in pairs. Correct for periods up...

£5.00
ID: DB18M
Dipped beeswax candle with modern wick (pair)
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Modern wick (ie. the wick found in modern candles) is used in these candles so that you do not have to snuff (trim the wick) at regular intervals. Historically, these are appropriate from the early...

£5.00
ID: DT18C
Dipped Tallow with cotton wick (pairs)
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Dipped tallow candles (pair) with cotton wick. Cotton wick was introduced around the late 17C. Probably used more in beeswax, the cotton wick was thought to be superior to flax wick.

 

These candles are handmade, to your order, using traditional methods. Please allow up to three weeks for this process, however, if you have tighter deadline please let us know and we will try to meet it.

£5.00
ID: DT18F
Dipped tallow candle with flax wick (pair)
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These candles are sold as dipped pairs (ie. 2 candles)

£5.00
ID: RUS01
Tallow Rushlight
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 Tallow rushlights are offered subject to availablity. Generally used by the poorer classes or to suppliment candle light the rushlight costed little or nothing to make. Be warned; when burnin...

£0.75
ID: TOSHIP
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