19th Century twelve branch feather-cut glass Chandelier

19th Century twelve branch feather-cut glass Chandelier

19th Century twelve branch feather-cut glass Chandelier

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19th Century twelve branch feather-cut glass Chandelier:
with six lower and six upper branches; the body, stem, candle cups and pans with feather cutting; dressed with graduated festoons of single stars prisms and pear-shaped pendants. Circa 1860-80, originally for gas and restored.

Height:42"-108.5cm
Width:38"-97.0cm

festoon

A hanging garland of prisms or flowers.

'single star' prisms

Round cut-glass prism, with flat front and star-cut back. Used on early 19th century Regency chandeliers. Later used extensively by Osler for their drapery in the late 19th century.

English 'pear' pendant

Pear-shaped cut-glass pendant with a facetted front and pointed star back.

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