Antique Country French Wrought Iron Oil Lantern Floor Lamp

2716-7942 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

Location: Baton Rouge

Using a combination of finely wrought iron, copper fittings and a brass oil lantern, this torchere originally burned kerosene or whale oil, and had a mechanism to raise and lower it according to one's lighting needs. Now electrified by our expert in-house staff and fitted with a hand-sewn silk shade, it stands poised to add both Country French charm and pleasant illumination for your favorite room!
Circa 1850s.
Measures 72 x 21 in diameter