8.5 wide, 16.5 tall. Photos are considered part of the listing description.
The description is based on our combined knowledge, experience, and research. Statements regarding maker, age, origin, etc. Please ask questions that will help you in these evaluations. Condition-used, good to excellent overall age appropriate condition, its old--wear commensurate with age, nothing offensive. Typical signs of use and age.
Please review photos for a determination of condition also. I never charge for packing materials or for my time for packing (which is considerable when packing antique lamps & porcelain). A practical and rare piece of period lighting.
Very few have survived these past 100 plus years. This is a rare and collectible piece of history. Quality control was not a factor in the 1800s or early 1900s. Items were not perfect when produced.
As with all early glass it may contain the normal inclusions such as seeds, bubbles, cooling marks etc. Please ask questions that will help you in these evaluations, please examine each well. This is my overview, details will be found in the photos which are as important as the verbal description given. PLEASE USE THE PHOTOS PROVIDED FOR ANY OTHER AESTHETIC CONDITION REPORTS/DESCRIPTIONS.Photos are given in both natural and studio lighting so you have an actual view of this item. I also offer local pick-up. For layaway payments of this item head on over to my Etsy Store. This is about 100 plus years old and will show signs of wear to be expected.
Condition-used, good overall age appropriate condition, wear commensurate with age, nothing offensive. I have many years experience in sending fragile goods through the post and take pride in my packing, my treasures arrive in the same condition they left me. These items are antiques and collectables and show signs of wear and use as you would expect to find from daily usage. Typical signs of use and age, s. I never charge for packing materials or for my time for packing (which is considerable when packing antique lamps & china).I try to give the best quality and best service possible, all my lamps are genuine originals and if I ascertain a modification I state such. Thank you for your consideration. Just about every lamp and/or lighting fixture that I sell at one time has been in use, they were manufactured for use in extreme conditions and subject to heavy use, these lights have survived! They have already proven their ability to stand the test of time...... This is a measure you simply will not find in ANY new light fixture made today. Cherished Hunts Antiques carries the originals of what others copy today. Vintage light fixtures increase in value as the supply is diminished. Both collectors and decorators will find this beauty very desirable and an excellent antique investment.
Please use the photos to make your final decision. I describe as I see it. My GUARANTEE: I will always list and describe (and answer questions) about my items with 100% honesty (good, bad and ugly). All items are professionally packed. I work very hard everyday.
To provide accurate listings, multiple photographs, careful packaging. These items are 100 years old in most cases, most have been used, we would hope that one. Who is collecting understands that old glass, porcelain and artisan wares were not.Manufactured with the sophisticated technology that we have today, such as the. Process of cookie cutting manufacturing, therefore there may be glaze pops, black pin dots, and minor factory flaws. Please remember also that glass from the American Brilliant Period is that, it is of the late 1800's to. Early 1900's, and would show light signs of use as you would want to find, consistent with age. I hope that you may prefer to own such beautiful rare articles such as those that are offered.
Here in my store, a piece of the past which makes your collection unique. Please contact me if you have any questions regarding this or any other item we have listed.