late c19th gilded brass and onyx standard lamp

Late C19th gilded brass and onyx standard lamp



Item Ref

MLCA 146


Late C19th gilded brass and onyx standard lamp. High quality rococo style gilt brass standard lamp with telescopically adjustable-height column. Pale onyx marble centre platform/shelf with heavily-cast edge. 'Twist action' centre-block with tassel decoration for telescopic height adjustment. Tri-form base with pierced supports and all-over flamboyant rococo decoration. Adapted to electricity from oil , but with original reservoir/font stamped "Messengers Patent". Excellent condition with minor rubbing to gilding,nice 'soft' gold patina .Can be re-wired to clients specification .H (full)88" x H 62"(lowered) x Dia(of platform) 18". England c.1890
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: MLCA 146

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