* new in shop* - Red pleated chiffon vintage lampshade
This wonderful rosy lampshade has been made using a deep red chiffon fabric, neatly pleated down the frame and trimmed with an intricate golden woven braid, inbetween gold gimp braid along the top and a gold tassel trim around the base, The frame has a scalloped base ring and is oval in shape. The lining is a lovely warm oyster colour silk that has also been pleated. The fitting for this lampshade is a standard UK fitting, perfect for a desk or table lamp base. When lit, the shade brings a wonderful warmth into the room,
Size: height - 25.5cm, 29cm including tassel, top width - 17cm, top front to back - 13cm; base side to side - 31cm, front to back - 22cm.
Vintage condition - overall this shade is in very good order. There are small issues - a light staining in a part of the lining (barely visible), the top braid slightly frayed in one or two small areas, the chiffon is a little faded but all these are in line with its age and pedigree.