The column slightly tapers and has a slight hexagonal shape. The lamp has a Large 4 stepped raised base with scalloped and carved details. Under the base there are 4 raised feet, one on each corner. The finish is oiled and waxed, it has been cleaned with oil and refreshed with 3 coats of quality wax, the new finish highlights the grain, manufacturing details and carving found across this large lamp. The lamp bears some marks and has small aged fissures showing in places from age, use and manufacture.
The lamp has makers and manufacturing details all over which add to its great appeal. Under the base there are original markings used by the crafts person who made the lamp back in the very early 20th Century. The wiring is renewed, modern and earthed as is the Brass safety switched bulb holder. Modern fittings include a replacement brass mounting plate and 4 new brass wood screws under the base to firm up the junction of column and base, other that that the lamp is original. The lamp is fitted with a modern cable stay and cable protection.
The finish of the lamp can be renewed with an occasional coat of light wood oil or Wax. This is a large Antique Lamp. Overall Height to top of the bulb holder is 177 Cm - The base max size is 50 Cm Square. Please see my images for the best description.
This lamp is very large and heavy. If you prefer to use your own courier I will be happy to liaise with your chosen company. The body of the lamp has a number of marks and signs of life plus some marks from manufacture and some small natural imperfections in the wood. A few small marks and signs of life to the lamp but given the nature and age of the original item nothing that spoils or notices. Considering the great age of this lamp it is in very good condition and fully working.
Bulbs and lampshades are NOT INCLUDED in this listing. Please see my other items for more interesting decorative pieces and for lots of Vintage and Antique Lighting.The item "Standard Lamp An Antique English Art Nouveau Wooden Arts & Crafts Floor Lamp" is in sale since Tuesday, April 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Lighting\Lamps". The seller is "hertfordshire-lighting" and is located in watford, Hertfordshire. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.