Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Bradley & Hubbard American Table Lamp (c.1910)

In Lamps > Slag Glass Lamps > Show & Tell and Lamps > Table Lamps > Show & Tell.
captainslack's loves16 of 51CHARLES LOTTON MANDARIN RED FOOTED CHALICE GLASS VASE CIRCA 1980Is this an Antique Secretary Desk?
18
Love it
0
Like it

captainslackcaptainslack loves this.
cncc2cncc2 loves this.
kerry10456kerry10456 loves this.
MarioZMarioZ loves this.
Jujubee3577Jujubee3577 loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
cratedigger.cratedigger. loves this.
surfdub66surfdub66 loves this.
trunkmantrunkman loves this.
tamsgramtamsgram loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
jscott0363jscott0363 loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
JewelsJewels loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
rniedermanrniederman loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
See 16 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 7 years ago

    Kydur
    (103 items)

    This is a very heavy table lamp made of cast metal and slag glass. The glass panels are held in place by metal tabs and I've been afraid to unbend the metal in order to remove the glass panels for cleaning - which they sorely need. When I re-bend the tabs there's a possibility metal fatigue will result in them breaking off.

    It was given to me by an elderly couple. She loved it and he hated it. I was more than happy to resolve the conflict by giving it a new home!

    I had no idea what it was worth and just enjoyed having it. My cat liked to wrap herself around the base and sleep under the heat of the bulbs. Once I found out what it was worth ($500-$1000) I've put it in a safer place and the cat no longer has access to it lest she knocks it over!

    Unfortunately one of the glass panels is cracked, in a corner partially hidden by the metalwork, likely reducing its value but that's okay since I'm not wanting to part with it anyway.

    logo
    Slag Glass Lamps
    See all
    NR Handel Arts Crafts Slag Glass Leaded Antique Mission Lamp Bradley Hubbard Era
    NR Handel Arts Crafts Slag Glass Le...
    $305
    Antique Lamp Shade, Slag Glass, Gorgeous Home Decor!
    Antique Lamp Shade, Slag Glass, Gor...
    $599
    Vintage Arts & Crafts Bent Slag Glass Table Lamp by Bradley & Hubbard Cir 1920
    Vintage Arts & Crafts Bent Slag Gla...
    $655
    Antique Bronze Blue/Cream Slag Glass Ornate Shade Table Accent Lamp Refurbish
    Antique Bronze Blue/Cream Slag Glas...
    $498
    logo
    NR Handel Arts Crafts Slag Glass Leaded Antique Mission Lamp Bradley Hubbard Era
    NR Handel Arts Crafts Slag Glass Le...
    $305
    See all

    Comments

    1. robin56 robin56, 6 years ago
      I'd got rid of my husband first:-)lol
    2. Kydur Kydur, 6 years ago
      Unfortunately the husband has since passed away; fortunately the widow hasn't asked for the lamp back!
    3. philterr philterr, 6 years ago
      Kydur, This looks like an Empire Lamp Co. to me.
      2 things...........
      1. I spent many years cleaning my lamps, only to find out that dirty = age, and age = value. I have a few that I will never part with anyway, so I keep them clean.
      2. Replacing a panel is quite simple. I can recommend the best studio to bend a new panel for you if you wish.
    4. Gillian, 6 years ago
      Hello,
      This is a beautiful lamp, just lovely. I've been looking at some other Bradley & Hubbard lamps, sometimes I think peeps are so anxious to have an authentic Tiffany lamp that other makers are forgotten. Many such manufacturers employed true craftsmen/women, artists - I wonder if they thought of themselves as such?

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.