English Bronze Gilt Six Arm Chandelier by G.E.C
An extremely good quality English bronze gilt chandelier with six curved arms featuring the head of the diety Ammon which are embellished with leaf design terminating to reeded and foliate bobeche trays finished with decorative cups. The main body of the chandelier is adorned with female term figures and fluted and reeded detail which finishes with finial underneath. When lit the beautifully cast chandelier glistens highlighting the supurb quality. The chandelier hangs on a seven inch chain and comes with its original four inch ceiling rose. The bronze gilt has been cleaned and lacquered and the light has been rewired and is in full working order.
The chandelier is stamped with the makers name G.E.C
G.E.C (General Electric Company) was established in London in the 1880s by Gustav Binswanger. By the 1890s the company had expanded opening new factories manufacturing lighting and exporting around the world.
There are a pair of matching wall lights available to go with this chandelier.
Height - 19 inches
Width - 23 ½ inches
Depth - 23 ½ inches
Circa - 1900