Copper & Brass 'Courting' Candlestick
Incredible Antique Copper & Brass Adjustable 'Courting' Candlestick.
Based on a 18th Century French Courting Candlestick.
The Screw mechanism is designed for parents to measure the length of time a courting couple spend together.
When the candle burns down enough the 'date' is over.
In Excellent condition the screw moves very smoothly.
Measures 21cms high by 11.25cms diameter at the base.