Exceptional quality cast brass fitting cast brass with "F&S" Faraday & Son makers mark stamped the neck of the lamp.
Made in London, England circa 1920.
Five shaped textured opaque glass panels sit inside the lantern and emit a beautiful soft and warm glow.
The cast brass has been cleaned back slightly to reveal hints of gold tone whilst keeping areas of natural patina, the brass has been left unprotected to re-age naturally.
BACKGROUND ON HALL LANTERNS
Vintage hall lantern light fittings are elegant lighting fixtures that were commonly used in entryways, hallways, and foyers during the late 19th century and early 20th century. They are typically made from high-quality materials such as brass, copper, or wrought iron, and are often decorated with intricate designs or patterns.
Vintage hall lantern light fittings come in a variety of styles, ranging from simple and understated to ornate and grandiose. Some feature clear glass panels that allow the light to shine through unobstructed, while others may have frosted or colored glass that diffuses the light for a softer and more atmospheric effect.
One of the standout features of vintage hall lantern light fittings is their ability to create a dramatic and welcoming entrance to a home or building. They can be used to highlight architectural features, add visual interest to an otherwise plain space, or simply provide functional lighting in an elegant and stylish way.
Today, vintage hall lantern light fittings remain a popular choice for those looking to add a touch of historic charm and character to their home or business. They are often sought after by collectors and enthusiasts of antique and vintage lighting, and can be found in a range of styles and designs to suit any taste or decor.
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Cast Brass / Opaque Glass / Gold
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Our original items are reclaimed from industrial settings between the early 1900’s up to the 1970’s and due to the nature of their original life most of our product have received wear and tear which as a result have created the wonderful individual character of our pieces. The pictures of our products are potentially sample pieces from a run or batch of products and we have tried our upmost to offer a true reflection of the product you will receive. However due to the nature and age of the products there will be variations between individual pieces, if you require more information on the condition of specific pieces please get in touch via our contact page.