A beautiful and rare handmade candlestick on claw feet. It is clearly hallmarked with crowned L used in Brazil in mid. 19th century. It is also hallmarked with a maker's mark M over IM in a circle. The item is in perfect condition, no damages.
Height: 8 1/4 inches, width (top): 2 5/8 inches, width (bottom diagonal): 5 1/2 inches, weight: 14.9 oz.
Rare Brazilian solid silver candlestick c. 1850-1890s