Founded by Michael Charles Fina and Rose Rosenblatt in 1935, Michael C. Fina opened on the fourth floor of 580 Fifth Avenue at 47th Street in Manhattan. In the early years the company was a wholesaler specializing in fine silver plate and sterling silver hollowware. During the 1950s the company expanded into the retail market. Michael C. Fina was one of the first companies in New York City to enter the bridal registry business. At its peak the company registered over 10,000 brides per year. Michael C. Fina also continues to sell home goods, maintaining a selection of well-known brands.
This is a lovely pair of sterling silver candle holders, circa 1950. The round, ribbed holders measure 2 3/4" across the base, 1 1/2" in height and stamped on the base "Sterling by Fina Weighted". Excellent condition with no issues and nice patina.