Early 19C gilt and black bronze ‘Swan’ Argand Table Lamps
Early 19C gilt and black-bronze ‘Swan’ Argand Table Lamps:
the reservoir with two swans and a pineapple finial; the lamp with stylised leaf and flower decoration on a stepped base; dressed with two rows of cut glass prisms and gilt-topped ‘icicle’ pendants, with frosted and clear cut shades. Circa 1830, marked ‘B. Gardiner, New York’ on the oil burner; now restored and wired for electriciy.