A French Bell Lantern
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A bell-shaped French blown-glass 'cloche' which were traditionally used in agriculture to protect delicate plants (such as lettuces and strawberries) from frost. Our workshop makes lanterns from these 19th century French glass bells, electrified to Australian safety standards using pale gold-coloured silk electrical cords. The lantern is fitted with a brass chain and ceiling cup to the required length. Click here and on here to view other photos of this lantern. MIGUEL HAS THREE OF THESE BELLS.
Condition report: Currently being assembled and wired to Australian safety standards.
Dimensions: Diameter 43 cm. height 37 cm. Length of chain will be made to customer's request.