Turned bone candlestick with engraved and inked designs. Upper segment engraved with shield, eagle, cannons, stacks of cannonballs, stars, bayonet and word "LIBBY". Middle segment engraved with long pennant, crossed swords, Confederate Army of Northern Virginia flag and word "PRISION [sic]". Bottom segment engraved with shield-breasted eagle clutching arrows and laurel branch, Masonic symbols and words "FOR MY/JAILER/A BROTHER". Bone stem set into ebonized wood base. Bottom of base lined with reddish-brown Civil War era cloth.