Antique Lighting

Virginia Ashton supplies a wide selection of antique period and decorative lamps at affordable prices. Many are traditional styles but others may be custom-made from unusual objects such as old croquet balls tea caddies a seltzer bottle and even the nozzle of a fire hose.The collection usually includes silver candlesticks old altar sticks 1930s glass ceramic vases Chinese porcelain turned English wood Edwardian brass reading lamps classic columns French tole and much more. She also supplies lampshades to order and offers a re-wiring service. You can visit her showroom in Notting Hill Gate by appointment. Closed in August.