Lot 179: Large Ancient Byzantine Bronze Chandelier .
October 23, 2016
Brooklyn, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Ancient Byzantine Bronze chandelier of multi piece construction, Ca 6th century A.D, having an open worksheet bronze base plate with ten circular elements for candles with radiating arms between the elements , Suspended by three link chains Connected to a large cross, Large suspension hook attached to the upper arm of the cross. Blue-green surface patina, Intact . Ex Germany private collection , Size : 75 cm H x 33 cm ( 29'' H) Cross size : 14 cm x 10 cm