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Vintage 1/2 Camel Skin Lamp, Top Missing, Old SHAZAD Plug from???

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Posted 2 years ago

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toracat
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Well I bought 1/2 of Camel Skin Lamp, In first photo I am holding flashlight inside. there is plug in lamp for bulb. Plug in says SHAZAD from where??? and on other side of plug is 5AM25V I guess this must be changed to fit our system. I do not know how old this lamp is but it is hand painted and I like it. I will have to invent a top or maybe I can find a top online from Pakistan, (I read that is where most of these come from). Thanks for looking!! toracat

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  1. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    Hello, are you talking about the plug, or lamp? The plug is round like Europe.
  2. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 2 years ago
    I have bought a number of those adapters to fit with these type lamps and they seem to work good, a lot of times will take a western bulb in it like we use.
  3. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    Thanks, I will check it out, I think it is European plug? I was in Western Sahara, Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, back in 1972, backing for 8 months and do not remember the plugs!
  4. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 2 years ago
    Item # 400305020769 on ebay is one that is very cheap, I think they even pay for the shipping, but there are others. I bought some last year when I was buying some European lamps from England. Took me a minute to figure a couple of them out but not hard at all really. I bought about 4 or 5 of them and may need a couple others.
  5. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    thanks!
  6. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    Hi Phil I just bought 2 of them! Yes free shipping!
  7. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 2 years ago
    Good, they do come in handy at times especially when you find a lamp like this !~
  8. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    Thanks! I wish we lived closer I would love to see your collections! Don

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