Italian 18th Century Venetian Painted Hand Blown Bell Jar Chandelier
Item # 7184
A wonderful and unique Italian 18th century Venetian painted hand blown bell jar chandelier. The whimsical chandelier is centered by an inverted acanthus leaf designed finial below the impressive original deep hand blown bell jar. At the rim is a charming pressed metal band where four lovely scrolled supports display fabulous and rich vivid painted colors, and delicate floral metal swaging pendants. Leading up the four wrought iron twisted designed chains, are additional charming flowers encasing the extremely decorative top crown. Above are two additional period original twisted designed wrought iron extensions. All original paint.