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18th C Venetian Baroque Gilt, Tole, and Glass Lantern Chandelier


This Baroque lantern was made in Venice, Italy, during the 18th century, circa 1760, and features a gilded tole body covered in scrolls and floral design. The frosted glass center contains Venetian blown glass rods and was originally candle. It has been recently rewired with new porcelain sockets.


  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1760
  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent. glass replaced in early 20th Century.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 34 in. x Dm 21 in.

    H 86.36 cm x Dm 53.34 cm

  • Diameter
    21 in. (53.34 cm)
  • Seller location
    Charleston, SC
  • Reference number

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