19th Century Italian Empire Crystal Chandelier Nine-armed Candle Chandelier
A charming classical Empire style Italian chandelier born for candle lighting, featuring nine arms ending with candles, no electric wiring, can be used as candle holders or decorative candelabra.
Later crystal festoons made by new square shaped crystals join together the circular brass rings. In the lower section, spear shaped new crystal pendants dress the bottom of this antique chandelier of Italian origin.
Good condition, the antique iron structure reveals old weldings and dates back to 19th century born for candle lighting.
The chandelier is already set up for electric lighting as you can see from the small holes for the electric wires on the plates.
Wear consistent with age and use. Later crystals.
Weighs 6 kg.
Thanks to its evergreen and linear design, can be placed in contemporary and luxury interiors.
height: 85 cm
width: 70 cm
Early 19th century Italian fire gilt cast bronze nine-light chandelier decorated with nine casting bronze arms, Rocaille casting bronze acanthus leaf ornamentation and chains. Excellent condition, with original fire gilding.
Born as church candle chandelier, this antique fire-gilded bronze sanctuary pendant has a great quality hand-crafted realization. Three cast bronze chains suspended from a fine bronze canopy beautifully elaborate in foliate details.
Very good condition, ready to be hanged and used.
We have cleaned and rewired for Italian standard, three small lights have been placed inside the lower cup, to lighten the beautiful leafed bronze crown on top of it.
It comes from a Piedmontese private residence, a family with a private chapel, Piedmonte is a Northern Italian region closed to French border and it is strongly influenced by French taste. Crystal pendants have been added later.
Size in inches 47" height by 32.5" diameter.Long candle lights suitable for 9 Edison 14 bulbs. Listed size is chandelier structure only, does no include any chain.