This is a beautiful pair of 18th century wall sconces, or wall light, Dutch, dating from around 1775.
They are made of bronze or brass and were mercury gilded. This original gilding is partially worn.
The sockets are all seamed.
For reference, see: "Lighting in the Domestic Interior", p.110.
Condition: Very good.
Height: 26 cm (10 3/8 inch).
Depth: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 inch).
Price: € 750.-
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Item number: M198