Two lanterns

Ref: 2441
  • Designer / Maker

    W.A.S. Benson (1854-1924)

  • Detail

    Brass and glass

    Length, inc. chain and ring, 44 cm (approximately) x 18 cm (diameter of shade)

    English (London), circa 1900

  • Note

    Benson designed several lanterns of this overall form.  The frames are either brass, as here, or steel.  For a larger pair with steel frames, see H. Blairman & Sons, Furniture and Works of Art (2005), no. 18.