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Palwa Gilt Brass and Optic Lens Crystal Chandelier


Vintage glamorous 1960s chandelier by Palwa of Germany. Round venturi shaped with interlinked gilt brass oval rings in which dangle the wheel ground optic lens prism crystals. This chandelier has six candle lights (up to 60 watts each) and a single downward directed flood light (45 watts). Original crystal canopy cover. Tag says "Made in Germany". Height of fixture not including chain is 20 inches. Ready to install. Sometimes mistakenly attributed to Gaetano Sciolari or Lobmeyr.  


  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
    Gilt Brass, Optical Glass
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 42 in. x Dm 22 in.

    H 106.68 cm x Dm 55.88 cm

  • Diameter
    22 in. (55.88 cm)
  • Seller location
    Hingham, MA
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