Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Unsigned glass shade and lamp.

In Lamps > Show & Tell and Animals > Dolphins > Show & Tell.
Lamps8057 of 8271E Miller co lamp base.Stan Laurel Lamp
Love it
Like it

miKKoChristmas11miKKoChristmas11 loves this.
vanskyock24vanskyock24 loves this.
joel1414joel1414 loves this.
SugarLMtnAntqsSugarLMtnAntqs likes this.
officialfuelofficialfuel likes this.
emulleremuller likes this.
eindhoven44eindhoven44 likes this.
lisalisa likes this.
JonbrickJonbrick likes this.
See 7 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

    (304 items)

    I found this at a garage sale and paid $15 for it. I thought it was cool but I'm scared to see if it works, I had a fire scare with another vintage lamp so now I wont use any without a new cord. The shade has some chips around the edges but it was the dolphins that hold the shade that I thought was cool. The shade will only fit a certain way and the base is solid marble (I think) with just a small hole for the cord. Any info on this lamp would be great.Thanks and happy hunting!

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    See all
    8' Twisted Cloth Covered Wire & Plug, Vintage Light Rewire Kit, Lamp Cord, rayon
    8' Twisted Cloth Covered Wire &...
    RARE c.1910 Antique Grape Cameo Art Glass French Signed Emile Galle Table Lamp
    RARE c.1910 Antique Grape Cameo Art...
    8' Flat 2-Wire Cloth Covered Cord & Plug, Vintage Light Lamp Rewire Kit, Rayon
    8' Flat 2-Wire Cloth Covered Co...
    8' Twisted Cloth Covered Wire & Plug, Vintage Light Rewire Kit, Lamp Cord, rayon
    8' Twisted Cloth Covered Wire &...
    See all


    1. Jonbrick, 10 years ago
      Great looking lamp! It's easy enough to replace both the socket and cord. Here's a link to a YouTube video, if you don't know how to do it:
      It's sure worth your time and money to repair it, not to mention the safety aspect.
    2. Jonbrick, 10 years ago
      Of course, this same info applies to your other vintage lamp. I don't think that replacing the wiring should affect the value ... only improves it.
    3. vintagemad vintagemad, 10 years ago
      Thanks I have so many lamps that need the cord replaced I've started to run out of places to put them all in fact I have at least 10 stored at my mothers LOL! I think I will replace the cord on the dolphin lamp and keep it but the Miller is going on Ebay. I dont have a shade for it and I have seen them go for a decent price figure what ever it goes for I will split with my co-worker who gave it to me.Thanks for comments and happy hunting!
    4. Hornet Hornet, 9 years ago
      Hi , It seam two different pieces .
      I like very much Shade , not soo the marble base , but this is my personal oppinion .
      I like to hunting lamp-Shade , electric-Lamp , Chandelier . but i don't use to wired ... some time it' too hard end customer don't pay your time .
      Aniway . Ciao

    Want to post a comment?

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