London, South Kensington
26 June 2007
AN EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER STORM CHAMBERSTICK,
MARK OF ROBERT HENNELL (III), LONDON, 1839,
The shaped circular base with petalled edge, scroll-pierced gallery around the short cylindrical column, the thumb-piece engraved with initials "BC" below a baron's coronet, complete with silver-mounted cylindrical glass shade & conical snuffer with long ring handle, monogram & coronet repeated on snuffer, 6¼ in. high (15.5 cm.), 12 oz.
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