Set of (5) Vintage Hanging Light Fixtures and Wall Sconces...
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DescriptionSet of (5) Vintage Hanging Light Fixtures and Wall Sconces from the Colfax Theatre of South Bend, Indiana (1928). Vintage original (5) bronze and crystal lighting fixtures from the historic Colfax Theater including (1) main lobby chandelier measuring 9 x 5 ft., with approximately 125-lights, large crystal beaded baskets, and various crystal embellishments. (2) smaller, matching chandeliers measuring 65" x 36" with 42-lights each and (2) large companion wall sconces measuring 7" x 23", projecting 17" when affixed to the wall, with 4-lighted clusters and 24-lights each. The historic 2,000-seat theatre was located at South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana. It was demolished in 1994 to accommodate an expansion of the neighboring South Bend Tribune. These chandeliers were central to the opulent décor of the theater and hung in the lobby with the wall sconces on side walls. The fixtures exhibit expected age
and wear. Some missing crystals and paint chipping. Electronics unexamined and assumed in need of restoration. In vintage Good to Very Good condition. This item is located in the state of Illinois and special shipping arrangements will apply. COA from Heritage Auctions.
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