Vintage Antler Chandelier with Forged Iron Suspension
Item e5942

A beautiful filigree forged iron chandelier with 4 large elk antlers. Manufactured in Germany ca. 1950s. The chandelier features 20 spouts for candles and is not electrified. The suspension is made of iron and features four forged chains. A very representative chandelier for large halls. Due to the size it is difficult to estimate the shipping cost. Please contact us for an individual delivery quote.

Antler furniture have been one of the popular novelties of the great exhibition of the industries of all nations in London in 1851. A new lifestlye trend was born and the ambitious European middle-class generated a fabulous upswing. One of the first designers to be mentioned is the German horn carver and furniture manufacturer H. F. C. Rampendahl who gained enthusiastic successes on several world exhibitions with his antler furniture. In the aftermath one began to manufacture antler furniture in series.

artfour is an owner-managed trading company dealing in Black Forest woodcarvings, antler furniture and an impressive variety of unique decorative items. Our antiques are displayed in a 100 years old barn in southern Germany which we have remodeled ourselves. Antique pieces have been our passion since the 1980s. We ship worldwide, perfectly packed and with money back guarantee. This qualifies us as your preferred partner for Black Forest and antique art.

Height: 23.62" (60 cm)
Diameter: 51.18" (130 cm)

Literature Reference:
Sabine Spindler, Antler Furniture 1825-1925, Munich 2006
Bruce M. Newman, Fantasy Furniture, New York 1989
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