Exceptional American Antique Furnishings from the Rococo, Renaissance Revival, Eastlake, Gothic, American, Classical period. Victorian Lighting, Gas Chandeliers, Argands, Astral Kerosene Table Lamps and Floor Lamps.
A gilt brass double stepped marble girandole of the Bigelow Chapel at Mt Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge Mass. They maintain wonderfully cut prisms of which several original are missing but not noticeable as are in the back. It is stamped on the reverse Wm F Shaw 270 Washington ST/ Boston/ Patent/ Dec 18 1848 (Item number: 1064)