French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Crystal And Ormolu Girondoles
Item # 6167
A pair of French 19th century Louis XVI st. crystal and ormolu four light girondoles. Each lamp is raised on a circular ormolu base with fluted socle and support from which extend eight scrolled ormolu arms. Four arms end with chased ormolu candle cups decorated with crystal rosette and ball pendant, each centered by a single arm that ends with a crystal dagger. All joined by crystal garlands accented by rosettes and crystal pendants. The impressive central crystal fut has two tiers of ormolu sprays ending with rosette and water drop crystal pendants. Crystal garlands lead up to the wonderful pierced top crown with lattice designed crystal beads accented with rosettes. All below the elegant crystal dagger finial.