Original Civil War vintage lighting commonly referred to as donut candlesticks because of their appearance and size when collapsed and screwed together for travel. This offering is a complete four piece set from spun brass with the two screw together drip pans and two holder pieces. These traveling candleholders are approximately 3 5/16 inches in diameter and remain in excellent condition, unpolished with good evidence of age, originality and careful period use and carrying. A favorite of the space and weight conscious soldier who carried all he had on his back or in his haversack, original examples have become equally prized by lighting, Americana and Civil War collectors wishing to round out a display with that special personal look. Relatively available just a few years ago original. complete examples of these donut candlesticks have become difficult to find on today's collector market. Buy with confidence! We are pleased to offer a no questions asked three day inspection with return as purchased on direct sales! Just send us a courtesy e-mail to let us know your item will be returned per these provisions and your purchase price will be refunded accordingly. Thanks for visiting Gunsight Antiques!

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