Seller: uniqueantiquesusa (2,291) 100%, Location: Kingsport, Tennessee, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 262737773417 Condition: Rough with warm age deepened patina and extreme signs of age, use and wear. Missing, damaged and repaired resoldered parts with dings, dents, scratches and scrapes; and there are age cracks to the wooden handle too; no wick; but the wick slide piece is still attached! Authentic early original. Please see our photos for the best details. The snuffer is dented and dinged, but works just fine. You will still need a long wick and a wick if you intend to light with it as well., Country/Region of Manufacture: United States, Details: You no longer have to get a ladder every time you want to light or snuff out the taper candles on the beloved antique chandelier hanging from your vaulted ceiling or the pillar candles creating ambience from the mantle. Here is your easy, handy, elegant fix. Snuff out a flame on high anyplace in your home with this authentic early Alter Boy's Church Candle Snuffer Lighter! This is a rough and rustic early original that surely holds the infinite secrets of countless wishes, prayers and blessings of a hopeful many. It will suit your woodlands chalet, country manse, lakeside bungalo, suburban man cave, desert adobe or pied a terre in the city with smart usefulness and old world charm. DETAILS: Item: Church Alter Boy Candle Lighter Bell Flame Snuffer Style: Old World Ecclesiastical Country of Origin: USA Approximate Size: 40" long (add this measurement to how tall you are with your arm fully extended to determine if you'll be able to reach your chandelier candles with it) Weight: 12.7 ounces Material: Brass & Wood Condition: Rough with warm age deepened patina and extreme signs of age, use, wear, scratches & splits. Missing, damaged and repaired resoldered parts with dings, dents, scratches and scrapes; and there are age cracks to the wooden handle too. The wick slide is intact, and does slide up and down with effort, mostly along the lower third part of the rod, but it appears that a long portion of the original waxy wick is still in the channel. Authentic early original. Please see our photos for the best details.The snuffer is dented and dinged, but works just fine. You will still need to do some modifications and repairs if you want this in its original working condition; however, it still works beautifully well as a simple snuffer for your lit candles on high! Notes: This is an interesting religious relic and an intriguing conversation piece. As useful as it is unusual, this makes a pleasant reminder to pray as you light, and make a wish as you snuff. The chandelier is just a prop for your visual, and is not included in this sale. Thank you for having a look at our items. We wish everyone the very best of luck buying it now or winning the auctions, and as always, everything will sell to the highest bidder! Our Mission as Sellers: The eBay experience should be fun and rewarding, and one whereby you feel blessed with the good fortune of acquiring that perfect item to satisfy just the right gift-giving occasion, or that moment in time when you'd like to treat yourself to something uniquely special. We appreciate your business, aim to please you fully, and hope you will let us know that we have achieved our goal here by leaving us an all five-star rating. We strive to be one of the many reasons why you love shopping on eBay! Note to Our International Friends: Please remember that any additional fees required by your country with regard to imported items and international tradewill be the sole responsibility of the buyer. We choose to use the eBay GlobalShipping Program wherever it is offered, as it is equitable, safe, reliable, above-board, protects both buyers and sellers, and simplifies the internationaltrade experience for all of us. We insist on it as a condition for all of our international transactions. On Other: We hope you'll inspire someone special by making the investment and adding this delightful piece totheir permanent private collection, or to your own! With all the wonderful things you can acquire through eBay online stores, we appreciate your interest in ours. Enjoy our detailed photos and listings, and shop here with confidence. Please be aware that all antique, vintage and used items will show wear commonly found with age, use or wear, and any major flaws will be noted. Thephotos have been taken for your viewing, can be enlarged for a closer more detailed look, and should be considered an integral part of the description.All items are described to the best of our ability and knowledge. You, the buyer, are the final judge after viewing the photos and prior to making your purchase. Thanks so much for your interest! Choose to be stylish because it makes life simply marvelous!