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Regency Hand-Blown Clear Bell Jar Lantern, London, circa 1790

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This rare early neoclassical elongated lantern has its original aged brass fittings including finial. Originally it held one candle but we have electrified the lantern with a three-light solid brass insert, patinated to match the original brass ring and finial. The height from the smoke bell to the bell jar can be adjusted. Ceiling cap, hanging hardware, and one foot of chain included.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1790
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent. As with any early hand-blown glass, there are minor flaws which greatly enhance the uniqueness and beauty of the lantern..
  • Dimensions

    H 23 in. x Dm 10 in.

    H 58.42 cm x Dm 25.4 cm

  • Diameter
    10 in. (25.4 cm)
  • Seller location
    Alexandria, VA
  • Seller reference number
    9480XB
  • Reference number
    LU86999561153

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