pair of late c19th italian bronze ormolu and opaline glass walllights

Pair of late C19th Italian bronze, ormolu and opaline glass wall-lights.



Item Ref

ML 166


Pair of late C19th Italian bronze, ormolu and opaline glass wall-lights.
Modelled as a pair of dark-patinated bronze 'blackamoor' hands with filigree ormolu "lace" cuffs holding a finely-chased ormolu branch with a blue and white opaline glass shades. The shades of tulip flower form . The hands of opposing design.
Striking combination of colours and materials.
The rear of the fitting with wall-hanging facility.
Unusual pair of stylish wall-lights in excellent original condition.
No damage to glass fittings.
H 12"
D 9"
W 7"
Italy c.1870
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Internal Ref: ML 166


Height = 27 cm (11")
Width = 16 cm (6")
Depth = 25 cm (10")

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