Description & Technical information

Note: One of the candle arms has a cracked tube and the top ball has a crack.
Early cut glass chandeliers like this one are exceptionally rare finds. A trade card by the glass sellers Maydwell & Windle dated circa 1765 depicts a very similar chandelier.
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Date:  1755
Period:  George II
Origin:  English
Medium: Glass
Dimensions: 96.5 x 96.5 cm (38 x 38 inches)
Categories: Furniture