Large War-Era Center-Post Bowl Chandelier, c1940

Item #R2387

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Center-post shades (the glass typically hangs from a center post through a hole in the shade, fixed on by a finial) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light and 2-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, Larger multi-light bowl chandeliers were used in dining rooms. The shades are usually heavy pressed designs with a mix of tinted or etched glass and clear decorative areas.

Price $385.00

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Product Specifications

  • Finish: Worn original chrome
  • Length: 32"
  • Diameter: 16-1/2"
  • Canopy Diameter: 5-1/2"
  • Sockets: (6) 60W


  • Historical Style: Modern Traditional
  • Notes: Requires smaller appliance bulbs, like suggested below.

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