Circa 1920 French Amber Alabaster and Bronze Chandelier

$2,090.00

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Description

Circa 1920 French Amber Colored Agata Alabaster and Bronze Chandelier. The beautiful amber alabaster shades diffuse the light giving it a fiery lava glow. The alabaster is hand carved and no one shade is the same. The alabaster shades on the chandelier have alternating patterns. Some shades are smooth with scalloped edges. The other shades have cut lines separating the scalloped edges. There are acanthus leaf castings on the bronze symbolizing long life and immortality, which this fixture has indeed endured and will continue to persist. With its delicate silhouette, this chandelier brings a delight to the eye in an entry, dining room or bedroom.

Additional information

Weight 22 lbs
Dimensions L 29 x W 29 x H 40 in
Style / Period

Neoclassical

Year / Century

1920

Place of Origin

France

Material

Alabaster / Bronze

Condition

The chandelier has takes six base light bulbs. Each light bulb can use up to max of 60 watts. We recommend to use LED lights because it helps preserve the antique fixtures better and longer. Antique chandeliers might have to be adapted to modern houses. This chandelier uses canopy and chain which is not included. Please check with your electrician or contractor for additional specifics on installing antique chandeliers. All sockets work and the chandelier has been rewired to meet US electrical standards. There are scratches due to its age. One small chip on one of the alabaster shades. There is a one shade that has a deeper vein, which is natural due to its mineral composition and may be confused for a crack. The alabaster is hand carved and no one shade is the same. There is also one small rust stain on the bottom of the chandelier due to moisture. Has nicks and scratches which is normal for its age. Over all in good condition.

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