Chandelier Hand Crafted By Baster Blacksmith In Wrought Iron AndGenuine Swarovski Crystal
Our Chateau de Foix chandelier is hand forged wrought iron made by the hands of our master blacksmiths, trained in the old world technique. We never use any short cuts, glues or castings. Our blacksmiths hand forge each wrought iron detail into this historic design.
The hand patina finish allows the handmade chandelier together better with age and stand the test of time. This fine art chandelier is extraordinary and will bring many years of pride of ownership
We Customize To Your Dream Designs As Well As Bring Back History
For an added touch the gorgeous Swarovski crystals flawlessly drape around the chandelier allowing the hand forged wrought iron holders stand out. The bottom feathered arched designs complete the the graceful look of this handmade fine art chandelier. With a modern twist the lighting can be used as regular lights or LED bulbs and is UL listed.
History Of Chateau de Foix
Chateau de Foix was built as a 7th century fortification dating back to 987. in 1034 the Chateau became the capitol of County of Foix in France. The Chateau played a large role in Medieval military history as the county became a place of refuge for persecuted Cathars during the war. During the 15th century, the wars of Religion all Castles and other important structures were destroyed except for Chateau de Foix by orders of Richelieu. Today it stands as a large tourist attraction and has been named a historic monument since 1840.