A Napoleon III era (c.1850-70) Chimera chamber stick, the handle built into the design of his tail. The wonderful single bedside table candle is made to be lit and carried from living quarters to bedside, hence the handle. Self-bobech up top, it's ready to simply add a candle of your choosing and to bring light and personality to your bedroom or guest room. These are wonderful as lights for bathroom interior when you've got dinner guests, too, by the way. You'll find the perfect place for this one, just in from last buying trip in France.
Very good to excellent, a fine old patina to the casting. Heavy, sturdy, wonderful. Measurements are noted on our photos.
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Antique French sterling silver, Georgian jewelry, sewing, Black Forest, etc 17th to 19th c. European
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