Mixed metal chamberstick in sterling silver and brass. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1885. Cylindrical socket and conical support with reeded knop. Pan has tapering sides with pierced abstract foliage. Detachable bobeche. Fluted loop handle. Visible allover honeycomb hand hammering. Bugs applied to pan and bobeche. Rare and wonderful. Hallmark includes pattern no. 5274. Very nice patina.
Dimensions: H 4 3/8 x W 7 1/2 x D 6 in. Weight: 10.6 troy ounces. BM477