Solid Brass Chamberstick, 1910's, Handcrafted Metal, Aged Gilted Brass, Great Britain, 4.5" x 2.5", Excellent Condition, LOW COST SHIPPING

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Solid Brass Chamberstick, Vintage 1910's, Handcrafted Repoussed Metal, Aged Gilted Brass, Made in Great Britain, 4.5" x 2.5", Excellent Condition

Here is a candlestick that would once have been used to light the way to bed (or indeed your chamber) as in many a Jane Austen novel!

You may not need or want to use this for the same purpose nowadays but nevertheless this is a lovely vintage brass example of times past and how we used to live.

The candlestick or candle holder is made of solid brass.

The gilted brass has darkened with age but would polish up with a specialist metal cleaner such as bar keepers friend or brasso. Please do let me know if you would like me to polish up for you before sending, otherwise I will leave as it is, because it is full of vintage charm.

The candlestick measures 2.5" high and the bobeche measures 4" diameter 6.5" including the finger loop.

I would date this to 1910 or earlier, prior to the 1920's when electric lighting began to be used to light homes.

Weighs 200g before packaging therefore shipping is based on small parcel weighing 500g.

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The price quoted for shipping is the following delivery aim :-

UK - 2-3 working days
Europe (including non EU) 3-5 working days
Rest of the world - 5-11 working days

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Rest of the world - 5-11 working days

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