Antique French Victorian Blackamoor Cherub Spelter with Brass Shabby vintage wall sconces wall lamps with French U-drop clear prisms MARKED " France". These are absolutely gorgeous and are old pair of French sconces of excellent quality. They each have a cast metal blackamoor cherub in different poses - boy and girl - left and right; They have the most precious pretty faces and are just exquisite.
Each sconce has one light and uses standard base size light bulb incl. Each sconce is adorned with dripping crystal prisms.They have such an elegant look! The paint on the metal is original and shows some age and has a great patina- beautiful classy with great gilt surface, and are a little chippy and peely for a perfect time worn patina.
The metal is a combination of cast metal- spelter like heavy type or some other cast metal with very detailed casting; Each sconce is a 1 light fixture and takes a standard base bulb up to 75 watt (bulbs Not included in the sale) They have long cords with plugs and switches in line and are ready to hang and plug in your outlet or they can be installed as a wall fixtures - best done by specialist. On the backs are the original Made in France metal. As you see, they are in working order but as always it's advised having all vintage lighting checked out by a qualified person before using. These are very special statement making electrified wall sconces for your home. Great in any Victorian, antique, shabby chic, romantic cottage or French country home.
I do have a matching pair listed separately in my store so please check if interested in 2 matching pairs. All prisms are intact, no chips, cracks etc. These measure about 12" tall x 8" wide and 9.75 deep. The item "Pair Blackamoor cherubs Spelter Brass sconce French crystal lamp Vintage Antique" is in sale since Tuesday, November 21, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Chandeliers, Sconces & Lighting Fixtures".
The seller is "svradg" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.