A Parisian Crystal Plafonniere
Reference No: AE
A Classic French cut crystal ‘Plafonniere’ ceiling light of good, shallow proportions. Each string of graduated crystal beads is attached from a circular gilt and fretted brass waist-band and ending in a gilt brass ‘pine cone’ finial at the bottom of the light. Note the elegant gilt brass swags decorating the light, each emanating from a lion’s head. Internally fitted with lightbulbs. Area of Paris, circa 1900.
Condition report: In good and un-restored condition, requiring to be re-wired to Australian safety standards. This light is complete, but needs cleaning.
Dimensions: Diameter 47 cm, height 30 cm.
Status: Awaiting shipment to Australia