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Chamberstick with finger holder and snuffer

Chamberstick with finger holder and snuffer
Title
Chamberstick with finger holder and snuffer
Date 
1825-1870
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 1 1/4 x 2 in. ( 10.2 x 3.2 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Brass chamberstick with saucer base; baluster shaped shaft with slide and socket with bobeche; loop handle has thumbrest and a square hole to receive a cone shaped snuffer
Credit Line 
Gift of Caroline Phelps Stokes
Object Number 
1896.12ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group