The light has a Brass pendant drop body with a hexagonal shape. The frame is made from heavy cast crass in a very ornate style, the frame has a gilt aged finish.
Each of the five tapering sides of the frame has an inset piece of heavy clear glass with a cut diamond starburst pattern to its centre. The pendant light is very heavy and comes with its original hanging chain and a modern brass plain hooked ceiling rose. The light comes with its original French brass bulb holder which is good quality and marked Laiton. The light has been rewired, it is earthed and is fitted with modern cable protection. When lit the light provides a striking lighting effect in both shadowing and profile.The light is working well. Please see my images for the best description. Recently salvaged after a refurbishment, the large pendant was used in a large enclosed porch.
Despite the Antique appearance the light dates back to the 1970s. Condition is good for its age. Please note the following points.... The frame has lots of small marks and areas of dark tarnish and signs of life.The glass panels have a few small marks and signs of age and a few nibbles to edges hidden by the frame. The light takes one bayonet fitting bulb which is not included.
The Gilt Brass finish has signs of use and life. Again - Please see my images for details. Max hanging drop is 82.5 Cm. Width of the brass ornate frame at the top is 35 Cm.
At the top each brass panel is 17 Cm Wide and at the bottom 8 Cm Wide. Pendant height is 46 m to the top of the hanging eye. Please see my other items for more interesting decorative pieces and for lots of Vintage and Antique Lighting.
The item "Ceiling Light Large Vintage French Cast Brass & Cut Glass Pendant Antique Style" is in sale since Friday, October 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Lighting\Ceiling Lights & Chandeliers". The seller is "hertfordshire-lighting" and is located in watford, Hertfordshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.