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Buffet Lamp c.1806

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Posted 5 years ago

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Jtay
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Lamp's ht. 30 inches, base 8 inches. Found this lamp while visiting my daughter. Unable to find anything on internet about this Buffet Lamp, so please share if you know anything. However, found label inside base, Underwriters Laboratories Inc. c. 1906
Considering age this lamp is in mint condition, normal age wear, no cracks,or chips noted.

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  1. Manikin Manikin, 5 years ago
    Very pretty ! It does not look 100 years old to me so not sure what that label is . The brass appears to be in style of 1960's-70's . The flowers appear to be decals ? are they hand painted onto glass or applied ? I would call it a "Gone with the Wind lamp" triple font lamp . I am not an expert in this area it comes from seeing these lamps and my Mom had a true antique one and as a young girl I accidentally hit it with the vacuum and broke it , I will never forget that day my Mom cried it was a beautiful lamp that belonged to her grandmother . Hopefully someone that is a lamp expert will explain paper label you found . Thanks for sharing it !
  2. Jtay Jtay, 5 years ago
    Hand painted and the flowers are painted on and the center of flowers are slightly raised, with a pebble feel. Thanks for your comment.
  3. Manikin Manikin, 5 years ago
    Is it electric ?

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