This lovely middle to late 1800’s cast and chased brass (or bronze) candlestick was converted to a lamp in the 1920’s and retains a working colored flame bulb of that period. Measuring 10” tall (4 ½” tall to top of brass) x 4 ¾” square it features a full round Chinese dragon whose tail forms the handle and whose head supports the candle socket. The beast stands on a base with pierced gallery and surface ornamented to resemble an oriental rug or exotic tile work. The underside shows traces of old fire gilding and the base was drilled in one place to accommodate the cord as was the bottom of the brass candle socket. I don’t believe the rest of the metal work was compromised in wiring. WE ARE ALWAYS HAPPY TO SHIP WORLDWIDE IF ALLOWED BY USPS. Please contact for international shipping cost quote. Stated U.S. shipping charges are for FEDEX GROUND in the contiguous 48 states. Higher rates may apply for AK and HI or USPS shipping. Please e-mail me if you have any questions. PAYMENT POLICY: Unless arrangements are made prior to bidding, payment is expected within 7 days after the end of the auction or the item will be re-listed. Visa/MasterCard payments accepted through PayPal. Indiana residents must add 7% sales tax. On all INTERNATIONAL SHIPMENTS merchandise will be declared as such (not gifts or commercial samples) and value stated as the actual sale price. BRN1