Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Antique Cranberry Hobnail Hanging Lamp

In Lamps > Hanging Lamps > Show & Tell and Glassware > Fenton Glass > Show & Tell.
grandysandy's loves2 of 4Emerald Green Compote/Candy DishVery large forest green pedestal compote.
Love it
Like it

oldpeepoldpeep loves this.
Bgoddard684Bgoddard684 loves this.
CdmanCdman loves this.
auraaura loves this.
PickabooPickaboo loves this.
Vynil33rpmVynil33rpm loves this.
dallinkrdallinkr loves this.
FleamarkettammyFleamarkettammy loves this.
VintagefranVintagefran loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
TimeTravellerTimeTraveller loves this.
Lamplover78Lamplover78 loves this.
RadegunderRadegunder loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
toolate2toolate2 loves this.
grandysandygrandysandy loves this.
HedgewalkerHedgewalker loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel likes 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 10 years ago

    (3 items)

    I am hoping someone will be able to identify the maker of this wonderful hanging lamp, and provide a clue as to it's value? My mother had it installed in this upstairs bedroom when my parents bought the house forty years ago. It was a gift from my late grandmother, who was a antique dealer from Tiffin, OH. I was unable to find a maker mark, but it appears to have design characteristics similar to the Fenton lamps I have seen pictured online. There are several other very nice antique hanging lamps in the house that I will post pics of soon.

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    Hanging Lamps
    See all
    Large Antique Austrian Secessionist Arts & Crafts Copper Lamp Chunk Glass Jewels
    Large Antique Austrian Secessionist...
    Vtg Mid Century Retro Hanging Swag Light/Lamp Smoked Glass Design
    Vtg Mid Century Retro Hanging Swag ...
    Lrg Antique Victorian Bronze & Facet-Cut Jewels Jeweled Light Fixture Lamp Shade
    Lrg Antique Victorian Bronze & Face...
    Antique Adams & Westlake L.V.RR Adlake No. 200 Railroad Lantern Porcelain Shade
    Antique Adams & Westlake L.V.RR Adl...
    Large Antique Austrian Secessionist Arts & Crafts Copper Lamp Chunk Glass Jewels
    Large Antique Austrian Secessionist...
    See all


    1. Mrj303 Mrj303, 10 years ago
      I believe it is a Fenton. Any Fenton piece made before the 1970s wasn't marked and the stickers that they has on them were commonly removed when purchased. I believe that top piece is a great find. Can't wait to see pictures of your other lamps.
    2. fenton-hobnail, 10 years ago
      hi, Mrj303 is correct. this is definetly a fenton cranberry opalescent hobnail lamp. many times fenton would make the glass pieces (font and shade) and sell those pieces to lamp manufacturers, then those manufacturers would turn them into lamps such as this one. this is a great lamp, if this piece is in perfect condition and the glass has no chips and no cracks, this lamp is worth $300-$500. hope that helps. thanks for sharing!
    3. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 4 years ago
      Wow! That's a Nice Lamp.

    Want to post a comment?

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