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About the object
A fine ten light cut glass and silvered mounted chandelier of classic tent and waterfall design the stem consisting of a tent of drops above which there is two drop hung canopy’s terminating with scalloped top piece. The main ring supporting ten six sided candle arms terminating with flute cut drip pan and scalloped slice cut candle nozzles. The main ring mounted with star cut six sided flower rosettes and faceted spikes, below this the waterfall is made up of concentric rings hung with prismatic drops and eight sided spangles terminating with a lapidary cut finial.
English circa 1850
For similar examples of F&C OSLER chandelier see Chapter Fourteen The English Glass Chandelier by Martin Mortimer
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