Handel Bronze Patinated Spelter Chinese Style Lamp, unsigned, the foot simulating a carved hardwood platform base, the urn shaped body with a raised prunus flower design, some bubbling to finish, with 2 Hubbell sockets with acorn pull chains, and one replaced socket, with an eight curved panel floral overlay slag glass shade, signed on the upper rim, H.- 22 3/4 in to top of finial., Dia.- 19 1/2 in.
Condition consistent with age. An approximate 1 cm separation is noted at the corner of the bronze shade. An apparent repair is seen at another joint at the bottom edge with an approximate 5 mm crack above. Six similar cracks, measuring 5 mm, are noted at corners along the bottom edge. Scattered rust is observed intermittently throughout the underside. A very thin gap is observed between the metal armature securing two panes. Scattered light scratches and dents are observed throughout the base. A faint cluster of scratches is seen above the floral decoration. An excellent example.
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