French Gilt Metal Montgolfier Balloon Chandelier C 1930

French Gilt Metal Montgolfier Balloon Chandelier C 1930

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French Gilt Metal Montgolfier Balloon Chandelier C 1930

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Superb French Crystal, Beaded, and Gilded Six Light Chandelier, Circa 1930-40; Basket base with lighted sconces, in the form of Montgolfiers Balloon. Note: The Montgolfier brothers, born in Annonay, France, were inventors of the first practical balloon. Joseph-Michael, the elder, was born on August 26, 1740; Jacques-�tienne was born on January 6, 1745. They were 2 of the 16 children of Pierre Montgolfier, whose prosperous paper factories in the small town of Vidalon, near Annonay, in southern France, helped support their balloon experiments.

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Item Details:

  • Reference #
  • 5239
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Misc
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Maker
  • montgoff
  • Year
  • 1930
  • Country of Origin
  • France
  • Dimensions
  • Width: 28 inches
  • Height: 56 inches
  • Depth: 28 inches
  • Weight: 0 pound
  • Condition
  • is great overall. see photos.
  • Style
  • deco
  • Material
  • crystal

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