Turning the crank on this sculpture causes the cluster of mercury switches and light bulbs to rotate. As each mercury switch makes contact, that bulb glows momentarily.
This piece is available for sale. Please contact me if you are interested in purchasing it, and we can discuss shipping/installation/handling details.
Brace drills, lamp stand, mercury tilt switches, light bulbs, chandelier parts, electric fan guard, wooden wheel foundry core, slip ring, steel, brass.