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Posted 3 years ago

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no clue who makes it or what year.. still works, someone said it was a chein?? no clue,but its has to be the oldest nursery lamp

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  1. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 years ago
    Whoever told you it was a Chein may very well have been right. There was a toy maker by that name that made everything from tin. They tried to change over to plastic materials etc. when they came out. That would have been around the early 1900's. I don't know much about the company except that they did make toys etc. Sorry I couldn't contribute more.
  2. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 3 years ago
    This appears to be cast metal, chein was noted for tin lithograph toys. any numbers or marks on the bottom? I would guess circa 1920.
  3. packrat-place packrat-place, 3 years ago
    Great item, I love the look.
    You plugged it in with that cord? Better you then me!
  4. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Looks like cast metal to me too rocker.
    LOL packrat I am with you it took a lot of mustered up courage to plug that cord in !
    Love the lamp I would re wire for sure . Looks like the 1920's to me ?

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