Category Archives: Furniture

Gas Chandeliers

Massive Antique Brass 5-Light Chandelier.

Lacquered Brass or Bronzed and Relieved 3-Light Chandelier.

Polished Brass Suspension Gas Lamp, with 4 lights, 14-inch celadon shade, and opal globes.

Description
English: Gas lighting fixtures from an 1885 catalogue
Date
Source Silber & Fleming catalogue (https://archive.org/details/SilberandFlemingIllustratedPatternBookofFurniture1885v2/page/n351)
Author Anonymous

Crex Grass Furniture

Crex brand wicker furniture made from American prairie grass by the American Grass Twine Company, with a colored photograph of an interior furnished entirely with Crex Grass Furniture.

Description
English: Wicker furniture from the Crex Grass Furniture catalogue of 1903. The furniture was made by the American Grass Twine Co. from American prairie grass.
Date
Source 1903 catalogue of Crex Grass Furniture from the American Grass Twine Co. of Glendale, Long Island, New York (https://archive.org/details/furniturecatalog00amer/page/n7)
Author Anonymous