For more details and information view the listing at Jo's Collectibles MercantileFor more details and information view the listing at Jo's Collectibles MercantileThe Syracuse Ornamental Company, aka Syroco, is a well known and highly regarded company known for their ornate wood sconces, wall plaques and corkscrews. They produce many home decor products displayed in an elegant Victorian era period design. The term Syroco is actually derived from the Syroco molding process that is implemented by combining a wood compound and casting fluids that were poured into molds and then hand carved. Adolph Holstein invented this process in 1890. He was the original owner of the Syracuse Ornamental Company. These products are detailed with fine tuned clever artistry and a touch of class.