Many of us ignore how beautiful architectural antiques can be. One thing to remember is how long they have lasted and how much longer they will continue to last. It is also very positive to consider the planet when re using these old items. With a lick of paint and a polish by a great restorer they can be as good as new.
ebury trading, london, united kingdom
A rare and beautifully cast pair of Venetian bronze torchere pedestals, in the Classical manner, with good patina. c.1880 Measures: 110cm high x 52cm diameter x 18cm diameter (tops) Stock Code MP51
middletons antiques, liskeard, united kingdom
This is an exceptional pair of wooden marblised pedestals. They date to the early years of the 19th Century, the popular era of 'The Grand Tour', and interest in the antiquities of Greece and Rome....