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1950s Amber Glass Caged Murano Lantern <p>A vintage Murano amber glass caged lantern, Italy circa 1950. Hand blown amber colored glass with a subtle bubble texture inside a cage of gilt metal. The frame is divided into six sections, each with three rings, and a partial globe at the bottom that's matched at the top where the hinge is located. The glass was hand blown inside of the cage, puffing out around the metal. Simple brass canopy and adjustable length chain add 23.5" to fixture. Standard socket can hold 100 watt bulb, 75 watt recommended. Rewired to US standards.</p>

1950s Amber Glass Caged Murano Lantern

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reference: DD42
circa: 1950s
origin: Italy

height: 17"
width: 9"
depth: 9"

A vintage Murano amber glass caged lantern, Italy circa 1950. Hand blown amber colored glass with a subtle bubble texture inside a cage of gilt metal. The frame is divided into six sections, each with three rings, and a partial globe at the bottom that's matched at the top where the hinge is located. The glass was hand blown inside of the cage, puffing out around the metal. Simple brass canopy and adjustable length chain add 23.5" to fixture. Standard socket can hold 100 watt bulb, 75 watt recommended. Rewired to US standards.

Condition: Good vintage condition. Some minor superficial scratches on the glass, gilt wear and light tarnishing on the metal. Replaced brass plated canopy and screws on the hinge.

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