11 December 2001
AN ITALIAN SILVERED METAL, ORMOLU, ROCK CRYSTAL AND CUT GLASS NINE-LIGHT CHANDELIER
Late 19th early 20th Century
The open frame with lower fluted tazza issuing upswept brass leaves hung with faceted pendants, the S-scrolled branches with foliate and tooled drip-pans and shaped berried nozzles, hung with large pendants, the tapering and foliate central shaft surmounted by a spike, the upper section with two tiers of garlands, flowerheads and further faceted pendants, elements missing, one branch broken
39½ in. (100 cm.) high; 30 in. (76 cm.) diam.
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