251 American 19th Century Sterling Chamberstick

A 19th century American Sterling chamberstick. The chamberstick has a round base with has a wonderful heavy repousse pinwheel and flower design. It is marked with sterling and an *F* , an F with stars on either side, for the firm of Ferd, Fuchs and Bros (Ferdinand and Rudolph Fuchs) who worked in Boston and later in NY from 1884-1922. It measures 8 cm across by 3.2 cm tall. It weighs 29 grams.