A large and impressive French Victorian'bird cage' chandelier dating to circa 1890s. Comprising of bronze and crystal drops. The chandelier is an original piece, and has been electrified; in other words, was used with candles at one time.At the top, the chandelier is decorated by a glass baluster stem. Scrolled branches and arms issue. Slender multifaceted crystal drops linked and hung with glass rosettes and beads. In the centre of the chandelier, a multifaceted crystal obelisk is issued creating an imposing and dramatic impression.
The base of the chandelier is adorned by further glass drops and is decorated with a multi faceted crystal ball finial. The chandelier has 6 light arms with original wooden candle sleeves; further to this, the chandelier has 3 internal light points. Due to their high led content, the chandelier makes beautiful colours of the rainbow when the light/ sunlight hits the drops. 90 cm high (including chain).
70 cm high (without chain) x 50 cm wide. Overall, the chandelier is in very good condition, considering age and usage. There are no drops missing. Whilst the chandelier has been electrified, please ensure you have the piece inspected and fitted by a qualified electrician. Please ask any questions that you may have.This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural Antiques\Chandeliers, Sconces & Lighting Fixtures". The seller is "poke_post" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion, South Africa.