Elegant double font fat lamp. Scroll shaped tripod base, each leg having chamfered sides below an octagonal disk having 8 raised nubs; diamond shaped decoration at base of shaft below an oval tension ring terminating in a rat-tail hook; the oblique shaped double font held in place with an integral tubular guide.
British or European ca. 1700-20.
Significant wear to all surfaces; excellent state of preservation with untouched overall patination.
Wrought Iron 16.75 inches tall, 8.5 inches wide $1265 More info >>
American. 19th century. Reflector sconce with 13 molded bosses. Four pieces of tin comprise the back and surround; sheet iron arm with folded edge soldered to a crimped drip pan; slotted candle socket with folded rim. Glazing affixed with resin composition. Flared tab on back with folded edges for reinforcement soldered to back for hanging.
Very good antique condition. Rust and patination overall. Glass appears to be original.
Sheet Iron, pewter and glass 9.5 inches diameter $3900 More info >>
Mirrored Wall Sconce. Carved pine with gesso/gilt decoration. Shaped iron candle arm with a taper size socket attached to the mouth of the carved creature at the bottom... a lion, I think. Original mirror plate... which no doubt reflected more light two hundred years ago than it does now. Elegant and fanciful. English, 18th century.
Condition: Good antique condition. loss to gilt and cracks.