late c19th regency style brass hexagonal hall lantern

Late C19th Regency style brass hexagonal hall lantern.



Item Ref

ML 233


Late C19th Regency style brass hexagonal hall lantern.
Decorative smaller-scale brass-framed lantern fitted with 6 bevelled-edge glass panels, the corners of the top surmounted with well-cast classical scallop-shell motifs. Decorative scroll-work frame above , rising to the ceiling ring fixing.
The whole having an aged patination.
* the use of shell motifs of this kind on objects and furniture, are classical references alluding to the birth of Aphrodite or Venus , goddess of love .
H 24
W 12
D 12
England c.1880
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Internal Ref: ML 233


Height = 60 cm (24")
Width = 30 cm (12")
Depth = 30 cm (12")

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