Circa 1890 France
Late 19th Century Neo-classical Storm Lantern
Height 18 inches (46 cm)
Width 9 inches (23 cm)
Depth 9 inches (23 cm)
A late nineteenth century storm lantern modelled in the form of a Classical athénienne, the hand-blown glass bowl containing a brass candle socle, held from a brass ring with guilloche motif, supported by three finely cast and chased brass swans, upon brass and bronze monopodia, standing on a concave grey marble plinth.