Cut glass 19th Century Hall Lantern with rose garland gilded mount
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Cut glass 19th Century Hall Lantern with rose garland gilded mount

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Cut glass 19th Century Hall Lantern with rose garland gilded mount:
the glass shade with band of cross-cutting; the gilded mount formed of a garland of rose leaves and flowers with looped festoons; with rose flower finial.
Circa 1900 and restored.

Height: 16" - 40.5cm
Width: 7½" - 19cm
Glossary Words

cut glass

Often now referred to as 'crystal', the glass was blown and shaped, then passed to a specialist cutter, who would polish and cut patterns to enhance its brilliance.

gilded, gilt

A very thin layer of gold applied to brass or bronze.

festoon

A hanging garland of prisms or flowers.

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