Small Edwardian Hexagonal Silver Taper Chamberstick William Hutton
A very nice, simply styled small silver chamberstick of hexagonal form, with baluster stem and reeded bands finishing with a hexagonal sconce. A curved handle with thumb rest and feather detailing to the top. Hallmarked for London 1904, makers William Hutton & Sons Ltd.
It measures 10.2cm (4") across the diagonal, 9cm (3 1/2") side to side and 11.5cm (4 1/2") including the handle. It is 5cm (2") high and weighs 101g / 3.3ozt. The nozzle opening could take a slim candle or taper measuring 6mm diameter.
Condition is very good with no damage or repair. Light surface wear only, the feather detail on the thumb rest is worn on one side and very fractional rubbing to the edge of the maker's mark, all other marks are fully clear.
W: 10.2cm (4")H: 5cm (2")D: 11.5cm (4.5")
Edwardian (1901 to 1910)