Lantern

Ref: 2411
  • Maker

    Manufactured by the General Electric Company (founded 1889)

  • Detail

    Brass and glass

    47 x 21 cm (diameter, approximately)

    English (London), circa 1910

  • Marked

    The ceiling rose (not photographed) embossed ‘GEC MADE IN ENGLAND.’

  • Note

    The General Electric Company (GEC) grew out of G. Binswanger & Co., founded in 1886 by Gustav Binswanger (later Byng).  The company was incorporated in 1889.