I just couldn't resist.
The auctioneer said "high bidder takes his choice", when I said $20 he said SOLD. I held up 4 fingers and took all four. LOL
They came out of an estate with many nice things. These were packed away and hadn't seen daylight for a long time.
They are sort of turn-of-the-century, quadruple plate New Amsterdam & Rogers Silver Co's, about 9" tall.
What would you call them, did they have a special function?
When were they customarily used?