FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: GIANT & MONUMENTAL (48 TALL TO THE TOP OF CROWN OF SLAG GLASS SHADE). FIGURAL GAS LAMP FROM 1870's, CONVERTED TO ELECTRICITY SOME TIME DURING THE 1920's. THE HUGE(23 DIAMETER) SLAG GLASS SHADE WITH ORIGINAL GLASS FRINGE WAS LIKELY ADDED AT THE SAME TIME, IT LOOKS STUNNING WHEN LIGHTENED. THE WHITE METAL CAST FIGURE OF A WARRIOR IS EXCEPTIONALLY DETAILED AND SHARP. IT IS VERY HEAVY AND SUBSTANTIAL, APPROXIMATELY 32 TALL TO HIS RAISED HAND.
THE LAMP CAME FROM AN OLD SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ESTATE, IT WAS KEPT IN A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL CONDITION, THERE IS NO DAMAGE TO THE GLASS OR THE FIGURE, ONLY NATURAL WEAR TO SURFACES CONSISTENT WITH AGE. Our unique collection of American "gone with the wind" lamps took many years to form. It is now for sale and currently awaiting new owner.Most of the lamps in our collection are impossible to find for sale anywhere. Qualified buyers will be invited to view and inspect the collection in person. We can also provide high resolution photos of each lamp in the collection with detailed description, condition report, and provenance. The item "ANTIQUE OLD FIGURAL KEROSENE OIL GWTW MILITARY BANQUET VICTORIAN SLAG GLASS LAMP" is in sale since Saturday, May 10, 2014.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Lamps". The seller is "momota65" and is located in San Jose, California.
This item can be shipped worldwide.