American 19th Century 3 Arm Gas Chandelier

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An important American Gasolier in the Egyptian Revival Style, that has never been electrifed, with original period acid etched globes, with a central Sandwich Glass globe in the Egyptian taste, Fixtures similar to this have been seen in American Interior Paintings which show a chandelier hanging over a center table, with the family pulling the lamp down by the brass ball finial to lower and read under the light in the evening, fixtures with this type of pulley system are most rare, shown below is the interior of a Vanderbilt home in NY
This is one example of 19thC American Victorian Lighting from our extensive collection, please inquire how to see more lighting

Details

  • Period
    19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Metal
    Brass
    Glass
  • Condition
    Excellent. All original, never electrified, but buyer could wire it. .
    Dimensions
    56 in. H
    142 cm H
  • Diameter
    24
  • Dealer Location
    Long Island, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1209249273109
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

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Located in Long Island, NY

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