Pan Fixture with Prismatic Cone Shades Item # R2271
Colonial and Classical Revival style lighting often includes pan fixtures. Most are decorative, with shapely finials, scrolled arms, and the like. This antique eschews all that foofaraw, which tells us it may have been used in an industrial application. The other clue: turnkeys on the sockets [AG, STILL OPERABLE?], which "fancy" lighting typically din't include. The clincher? Prismatic shades. As pretty as they are, prismatic shades were scientifically designed to reflect the most light, thus amplifying the dim glow of early bulbs.That made them especially helpful in functional settings. QED.
- Historical Style: Period Basics: Classic
Need to know all about the details of this product? Get the full set of specs right here.
Want to chat?
We'd love to help you pick the right product or answer any questions you may have. Try ouror call us at 888-401-1900.
You May Also Like
Call us at 1-888-401-1900
- Mon - Fri
- 6am - 6pm PST
- 7am - 5pm PST
- 9am - 3pm PST
Need assistance with handcrafted solutions? Call us at 888-401-1900, useor email customer service.