04-09-2011 04-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2542B Boston
April 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
760

Russian Gold-washed Silver Filigree Hanging Lamp

$1,007$850
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Gold-washed Silver Filigree Hanging Lamp, c. 1844, tapered ovoid, with fine wirework scroll filigree accented with granulation and mounted with six faceted colorless stones or pastes, lg. approx. 3 5/8 in., hung on associated oval and circular link three-part chain, approx. 6 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

the chain and top cap bearing non-matching (to each other, as well as the lamp) Russian hallmarks. one chain with replaced S-hook.
lamp with some losses of filigree throughout. backings of stones with some age wear/discoloration.

Keywords

Filigree, Jewellery, Lamp, Light fixture