Murano Amber Glass Classic Chandelier
Materials: Gilded brass parts, rods and chain. Curved rods made of amber coloured hand blown crystal Murano glass. Cardboard candlestick tubes. Amber glass and metal canopy. Bakelite sockets.
Chain Length: 60 cm / 23.62’’
Height: 40 cm / 15.74”
Width: ∅ 68 cm / 26.77”
Electricity: 6 bulb E14, 14 x 40 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred, but a frosted one, maybe with a twist in it, would give a nice result.
Period: 1960s, 1970s (this one).
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: To be appraised.
Other versions: This Murano amber glass classic chandelier was in all probability also made with more or less light bulbs.
These chandeliers are produced for many years on the Murano Island, and they still do. They are one of the prides of the Venetian glass art industries. Almost every company produced them over the last 100 years.
This chandelier has six elegantly curved branches with beveled cut bobêches, gilt brass frame and candelabra sockets, a superbly crafted chandelier.