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Sconce bronze: vintage material all the same roads in the XXI century
Bronze familiar to people since ancient times. Scientists believe that many thousands of years before Christ was known not only valuable properties of bronze as a material for the manufacture of tools, and its unique energy properties, ability to absorb negative energy and concentrate in any one place is positive.
Bronze was obtained by combining copper and tin; it is good workability and did not allow for such shrinkage in the casting as other metals. Therefore, it has gradually become the main material for the manufacture of many products. Not surprisingly, after the appearance of two centuries ago in the houses of noble people of crystal chandeliers in bronze became the preferred material for them. Because in appearance it is similar to gold, in the manufacture of sconces bronze underlined the wealth and prosperity of the people.
But through the centuries in the manufacture of lamps, chandeliers and sconces bronze still is popular with artists. Humble and pretentious, rectangular and circular, patterned and plain, spotlights astonishingly varied. In the light sconce bronze is associated with antique chandeliers, torches, the reflection of which gave any room mystery. Making now the elite sconce in bronze, the craftsmen use different ways of handling the material. The most common shadow bronze, polychrome, "antique green". To create a shadow on a bronze frame sconce polished convex part, leaving out all the rest. "Antique green" is obtained by artificial cultivation of patina that mimics the old man. And the most expensive processing – polychrome – involves the creation of white veins, formed when bronze is repeatedly coated with enamel. The model, made "antique", an exclusive wall lamp in bronze fit perfectly into currently fashionable so-called "forged" interior. In our directory you will be able to find the best and one of a kind luxury sconces in bronze of the famous manufacturers in Europe.
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