Pair of Italian Sconces 20th Century Crystal Murano Glass Three-armed Wall-lights
Pair of Italian crystal sconces, with three clear Murano glass scrolling arms realized in twisted rigadin placed in a chromed metal frame covered with a font shaped crystal cover. This charming sconces comes from a private residence in Genoa and dates back to 1940 circa. Curved arms show the rigadin ritorto decoration, well-known to traditional glassmakers in Murano. Rigadin ritorto is a thin-twisted ribbing obtained by blowing a glass object inside an open die and twisting while still hot to produce rigadin ritorto or twisted ribbing. Candles are still the original wooden ones but without usual lattimo glass coating, therefore we have covered wooden candles with white painted metal tubes. Three curved arms ending with floral shaped crystal bobeiges decorated with prism pendants. In perfect condition, Italian working wiring for a maximum power of 180 watts, suitable for three E14 right bulbs. The crystal structure is surmounted by an obelisk. Please kindly note that the six pleated red silk lampshades are not included in price (for picture only)
height: 36 cm
width: 37 cm
depth: 30 cm
Pair of mid 20th Century Maria Theresa crystal sconces with mirror. Three curved arms, fully arranged with cut glass fan shaped pendants, chains and drops, ending with floral cur glass bobeche. Very good condition since fully restored . Curved flat steel structure has been gold painted, rewired and recoated with crystal strips, rosettes and dressed with crystal chains and drops.
Requires: 3 bulbs Edison 14 60W max each.
Pair of antique Italian beaded crystal sconces dating back to the late 19th century. The square section brass frame, still showing gilding traces, is entirely covered with three rows of beads and embellished by an original woven net of crystals that creates in the centre, in the background, a decorative pattern of rumbles twisted by bright stars. Three curved arms end with three embossed iron bobeiges. These wall lights are of Italian origin, date back to the late 1800s, come from a private residence on Garda Lake and are in good condition, with new wiring. Measures: Height 70 cm width 37 cm depth 26 cm.