Regency Argand Lamp

Circa 1820
Attributed to Messenger

This exceptional argand lamp in a patinated bronze finish features a dolphin finial above a shell from which the burner emerges. The lamp is supported by a plinth base decorated with hippocampi and a classical mask. The lamp is finished with a period frosted and cut glass shade.

Bronze, brass, and glass
Height: 16½” Width: 12½” Depth: 6”

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