Nice Signed Markel wall sconces from the 30s and 40s. The frames are a medium weight mixed metal. They have been restored to an antique gold paint and have been oiled for the antique color.The glass is original from the period and do have some chipping as pictured. All of the chipping is hidden when installed. The color is close to a copper and the glass color is painted on. The outside is a pearlescent gloss.
This style is very popular and have a beautiful presentation. The difference beautiful fixtures make to your decor are exceptional versus what is available at our local lighting stores. Nothing is made with the quality of the old days. The frames are signed/stamped Markel on the backs.
The wiring has been replaced along with the rotary switches. The sockets are regular base sockets and can stand 100 watt. It is recommended to use LED for warmth and the protection of the glass shades. 4 1/4 depth from the wall. Measurements are approximate if not exact.
Our buyers are very important and it is our pleasure to be of service. God bless you and yours. The item "3 Art Deco Antique Glass Slip Shades Wall Sconces by Markel each" is in sale since Thursday, January 31, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Chandeliers, Sconces & Lighting Fixtures".The seller is "bartonsnuts" and is located in Mission Viejo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.