Lot 305: A GERMAN BAROQUE TWENTY-LIGHT BRASS CHANDELIER, PROBABLY LÜBECK 17TH CENTURY |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the bulbous budy issuing two tiers of scrolled cast candle branches ending in dished drip-pans and turned nozzles; formerly drilled for electricity
This chandelier is in good conserved condition. The nozzles have been drilled for electricity. The brass, with tarnishing throughout, would benefit from a light clean. In need of professional rewiring.
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Dimensions: 100cm. high; 3ft. 3¼in.