Antique and Vintage Oil Lamps

Discussion in ‘ Antique Discussion ‘ started by tyeldom3 , Nov 12, Log in or Sign up. Antiques Board. Old oil lamp, age? Help, no lamp knowledge here What is this glass called? The cherub appears to be mounted on painted metal. The cherub might be pot metal magnet does not stick , I’m not sure, but it looks like it once had gold on it. No markings, about 15″ high.

Dating antique oil lamps

There is nothing quite like a genuine antique oil lamp or a beautiful antique desk lamp to add that feeling of opulence and comfort to your favourite room. The style of antique lamps varies and here you will discover fine examples of Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau and Victorian gothic lamps. As well as styles there are different types, including beautiful cranberry glass oil lamps, sophisticated desk lamps and even the odd gasolier or electrolier. Whatever style or type of lamp you choose, you will really come to appreciate the particularly warm light that your antique lamps and matching lamp shades provide.

Particularly if the lamp consists of parts that are in themselves collectable, like original cranberry glass shades or oil holders for instance.

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Bring it to Dr. Do you know the difference between a lamp and a light? Lamps use a fuel source and a light relies on electricity to provide illumination. Oil lamps were used in the ancient world. Primitive oil lamps had a pour hole where the fuel was poured in and a wick to light the fuel and give light. Made of bronze, terracotta, stone, oil lamps were reusable and safer than open flame torches.

Fuel sources included fish oil, whale oil, olive oil, etc. And, the oil lamp was used to power the first light houses like the one at the ancient city of Alexandria. There are many parts to an oil lamp including the chimney, burner, font, and wick.

pair of antique Victorian kerosene oil lamp shades, 1877 patent date

Do you have an antique or a vintage lamp that might be quite valuable? Old lamps aren’t very hard to come by these days, especially with the surge of interest in antique shops, auctions, estate sales, flea markets, and furniture stores. There are a wide variety of lamps you can purchase, but how can you tell if your lamp is trash or treasure? With over 60 years of experience in the lighting business, Antique Lamp Supply offers the expertise and guidance you need to determine whether your old lamp is indeed a valuable item.

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Antique Lamps and Oil Lamps

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It’s always been a focal point in homes for families throughout history. Light has gone from a simple fire to torches, and then to kerosene oil lamps.

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Identifying Aladdin Lamp Burners

The 1,year-old oil lamps were found in Zerzevan Castle, located in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir. Aytac Coskun, head of the excavation, told Anadolu Agency that the lamps found in the area featured different motifs. These different motifs and symbols represent eternal life, the power of the creator and the power of nature,” Coskun added.

The ancient castle, covering an area of roughly 15 acres towering feet with a length of 3, feet, is buttressed by towers nearly 70 feet high, and includes a church, administrative building, dwellings, granaries, armories, an underground chapel, canals and 54 water tanks. It has 3, years of history, Coskun said, adding that pots found during the excavation suggested they were produced in the castle.

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Oil lamp found in the theatre of Caesarea Maritima (Israel), dating from the end of the 1st century / early 2nd century AD, they imitate the shape of the.

Description Fully and professionally restored. This is a wonderful opportunity to own a genuine Victorian solid brass oil lamp dating to around It has a beautiful cranberry glass coloured glass reservoir and a superb genuine decorated etched glass shade. The lamp really stands out because of the fabulous solid brass base which compliments the shade and reservoir beautifully and it stands on a black plinth.

It has been fully and professionally restored with the brass being bright and crisp yet retaining the patina you would expect from a lamp of this age. The shade, reservoir and chimney are in perfect condition with no chips or cracks and it is extremely heavy. It measures 23″ maximum height and the base is 7. The burner is marked Duplex and the base Veritas.

Delivery within mainland UK is included in the price. We specialise in high end vintage watches which we professionally restore such as Omega, Longines, Rolex, Jaeger LeCoultre etc and also ladies platinum and diamond cocktail watches. Declaration This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Link to this item.

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Increasing numbers of new glass kerosene lamps have been coming on the market. This includes everything from small finger-lamps to multicolored banquet lamps. New lamps continue to be made overseas as well as here in America. The new kerosene lamps are generally quite good quality. Like any other mass produced items, however, pattern detail and overall quality vary from piece to piece. One of the catalogs from a new lamp wholesaler claims its lamps “were made using the original antique lamps as models.

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