Rare Russian Silver Chamberstick, St. Petersburg, 1844
From the Romanov era, period of Tsar Nicholas I, of bulbous form on a ribbed pedestal base, with shell shaped thumbpiece and scrolling rim.
St. Petersburg, 1844, maker’s mark CGE, hallmarked in two places.
2 ¼ in. (5.7 cm) high; the base: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) diameter.