"I agree with Mark that it's probably from India, but it could be something other than a candle holder because of the wax problem. Also the hole for the candle is too big and appears to be quite deep.
The base has cement in it which serves…"
" Thanks for the info on the Photos Mark and I have use this as a candle holder but I don’t like to light the candle because I don’t want to deal with the wax cleaned up all over the silver I still am wondering why it’s so…"
" This is most likely made as a candle holder and the candle fits into the hole in the center of the cup; this possibly was made in India. fyi when you're creating a post it's much easier to add your several photos directly to…"
Facts:silver overlayweighs 5 #Made & filled with a a non Ferris grey metal (when scratched it is hard and shows a silver color )the hole at the bottom of the top “cup” leads to a hollow bottom “cup”i suspect with the silver work on the inside of the top cup and the hole it may have held a clear objectbottom white writing in white ink 269 & LGESee More