The original glass shade is missing and the lamp has been converted to use with electricity with a lamp shade to hide the bulb.
Simumbra (an unshaded sperm-oil lamp consisting of a translucent glass globe supported on a pedestal)
With gilt bronze relief decoration of Mercury's Caduceus and an ancient flaming urn.
France c. 1820.
(Shade not included but avaialble separately)
HEIGHT TO SHADE CARRIER: 66 cm (26")
DIAMETER: 26 cm (10¼")
HEIGHT TO TOP OF SHADE: 90 cm (35½")