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    antique large william iv gilt bronze table lamp c1835 19th century

    Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century
    • Antique Antique Large William IV Gilt Bronze Table Lamp c1835 19th Century

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    A large, 72cm, beautiful English William IV table lamp, Circa 1835 in date.

     
    The striking lamp features the original glass receiver, classic William IV design and has been converted from an 1830s Palmer oil lamp.
     
    Add some classic style to your home with this lovely lamp.
     
     
    Condition:
     
    In excellent working condition having been beautifully cleaned and the lamp professionally rewired, please see photos for confirmation.
     
     
    Dimensions in cm:
     
    Height 72 x Width 18 x Depth 18
     
    Dimensions in inches:
     
    Height 2 foot, 4 inches x Width 7 inches x Depth 7 inches
     

    Our reference: A1712
    Ormolu / Gilt Bronze -(from French 'or moulu', signifying ground or pounded gold) is an 18th-century English term for applying finely ground, high-caratgoldin amercuryamalgamto an object ofbronze.The mercury is driven off in akilnleaving behind a gold-coloured veneerknown as'gilt bronze'.
     
    The manufacture of true ormolu employs a process known as mercury-gilding orfire-gilding, in which a solution ofnitrate of mercuryis applied to a piece ofcopper,brass, or bronze, followed by the application of anamalgamof gold and mercury. The item was then exposed to extreme heat until the mercury burned off and the gold remained, adhered to the metal object.
     
    After around 1830 because legislation had outlawed the use of mercury other techniques were used instead.Electroplatingis the most common modern technique. Ormolu techniques are essentially the same as those used onsilver, to producesilver-gilt..

    Width (cm):
    18
    Height (cm):
    72
    Depth (cm):
    18
    Price: £1,550.00

    Please note that this price may NOT include delivery charges which the seller may charge extra for.

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    Regent Antiques Limited

    We are one of the UK's premier furniture dealers and have been trading in London for three decades. We specialise in English and Continental furniture, silver, porcelain, and decorative items both antique and contemporary. We exhibit our collection in classy showrooms in our large warehouse very close to the centre of London.

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    Regent Antiques Limited
    Manor Warehouse
    318 Green Lanes
    London
    Central London
    N4 1BX
    UNITED KINGDOM
    T: 02088099605
    E: info@regentantiques.com
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