“MITCHELL VANCE & CO.” Goddess Newel Post Lamp


Ca. 1860 Stunning Mitchell Vance & Co. converted gas bronze figural newel post lamp with antique shade. Profusely cast and finished by hand, this newel post is of the finest quality available. Clothed in finely draped and embellished silk, the sandal-clad maiden stands tall on one leg, with the other bent while holding a torch high suggesting strength; her face is complimented by an unusual braided hairstyle bounded by a headpiece, reminiscent of a warrior or goddess. Decorated with intricate acanthus and strap work at base with original finish throughout. 53″H x 12″Dia. SKU: NP1000