"Vicki, a crown over the head, or at the top, usually refers to Royalty, sometimes a Royal Warrant to provide items to the reigning monarch. It would be uncouth to use a crown on a non-royal group or organization. This rules out the Masons."
"Well the brass looks English to me. I'm not at all sure what the purpose of it is, but Tom may have it right as some type of scepter. I do have a couple other thoughts. It might have been a tool from a fireplace set, or possibly something used…"
Hi everyone, hoping someone might have seen something similar to this or knows what it is. It appears to be brass, is 8" long, the only marking on it is on the crest on the front, looks like "F.I" or "F.T". The two "legs" at the bottom unscrew. See More