floor and desk lamps. Maybe a modified bersion of this for the base or too of a bookcase
illustration 1914 - vol 4 Materials & documents of architecture and sculpture : A reissue of Matériaux et documents d'architecture et de sculpture, Paris, 1872-1914 - twisted or 'Solomonic' columns from the church of Orsanmichele in Florence, Italy
The Victorian era. Oh yeah. Now that's what I'm talkin' about.