Ornamental gas chandelier, early 20th century

Ornamental chandelier with three inverted incandescent burners and two globes

Ornamental chandelier with three inverted incandescent burners and three (different) shades. Inverted burners directed the light downwards, providing a more effective light source than the upright burners of the late 19th century.

Details

Category:
Lighting
Object Number:
1949-90
type:
ornamental chandeliers
credit:
British Gas Council
status:
Permanent collection

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