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Brass and Frosted Glass Electric Light Fitting HL394
Brass and Frosted Glass Electric Light Fitting HL394
Original, quality 1920's hanging frosted glass electric light bowl mounted within a decorative brass circular frame, with embossed roses and cast brass swags of roses, and other flowers beneath. All is suspended on four replacement brass chains. The centre of the frosted bowl is star cut decorated and the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A new brass bulb holder is included, wired with new silk covered, three core flex and an old brass ceiling rose. A super most unusual light fitting, complete and in good and working order. 15.5" diam and 7" tall bowl and frame tall. 21" total with chains as in picture, plus 2.5" tall ceiling rose x 4" diam. 
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Price: 850.00


Jefferson 12" Electric Light Fitting HL392
Original, quality Jefferson moulded opaque glass hanging electric light fitting, with the original brass shade holder but with an old ceiling rose and a length of replacement brass chain. Rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. This shade with a petal ribbed form was manufactured circa 1910 by Jefferson of Canada for the UK market. The brass has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Shade 7.5" tall without holder x 12" tall diam and 13" tall with holder plus chain and ceiling rose 2.5" tall and 4" diam. Another very similar light fitting may well be available Ref code HL350.

 
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Price: 450.00


Jefferson 12



4 Branch Art Nouveau Brass Electric Light Fitting HL391
4 Branch Art Nouveau Brass Electric Light Fitting HL391
Original, quality 1920's four branch brass hanging electric light fitting in a serious Art Nouveau style. Has been rewired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holders. The original brass ceiling rose, and a length of replacement brass chain is included although the shades are not included in the price, but these may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S16. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, and complete and in good and working order. 23" diam excluding shades. 17" tall excluding shades plus chain and rose 4" diam and 2.5" tall.  
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Price: 850.00


Art Nouveau Brass Hall Lantern HL390
Original, quality 1920's square brass electric hall lantern with a split domed top and a serious art nouveau design. Each side has a curved roof section with a pierced design and a glazed panel with an interwoven art nouveau design. The top ring, and length of brass chain are replacements as are the textured glass panels. The ceiling rose is an old one. A most unusual lantern rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 14" tall plus chain and ceiling rose 2.5" tall x 4" diam. Body 6" square and 8.5" widest at hood.  
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Price: 585.00


Art Nouveau Brass Hall Lantern HL390



Jefferson 10
Jefferson 10" Light Fitting HL388
Original, quality Jefferson moulded opaque glass hanging electric light fitting, with the original brass shade holder and a replacement brass ceiling rose and a length of replacement brass chain. Rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. This shade has a petal ribbed form and was manufactured circa 1910 by Jefferson of Canada for the UK market. The brass has been lacquered, although the polished and lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and has been fully overhauled and all is complete and in good and working order. Another very similar light fitting may well be available Ref code HL350. Shade 6" tall without holder. 9" tall with holder and 10.25" shade diam. Rose 2.75" tall and 3.5/8" diam.  
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Price: 350.00


Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL385
Original, quality late 19th century, brass pendant gas light fitting converted to electricity with new three core flex, bulb holder to fit a standard UK electric bulb. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. A replacement top brass disc and hook have been fitted. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S45. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 24.5" tall, 4" widest and rose diam 2.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL385



Pair of Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL383
Pair of Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL383
Original, quality late 19th century, brass pendant gas light fittings converted to electricity with new brass bulb holder and three core flex to standard UK electric bulbs. The gas taps, as seen, are now fixed to permit the electric conversion and replacement top brass discs and hooks have been fitted. The shades are not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S44. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Excluding shade 20.5" tall, 5" widest and rose diam 2.75". 
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Price: 285.00


Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL382
Original, quality late 19th century, brass pendant gas light fitting converted to electricity with new brass bulb holder and three core flex to fit a standard UK electric bulb. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion and a replacement top brass disc and hook have been fitted. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S58. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Excluding shade 20" long, 3.5" widest and diam rose 2.75" 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL382



Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL381
Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL381
Original, quality late 19th century, brass pendant gas light fitting converted to electricity with new brass bulb holder and three core flex to fit a standard UK electric bulb. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion and the shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S47. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Excluding shade 20" long, 6" widest and diam rose 2.75" 
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Price: 115.00


White Glass Electric Pendant Light HL380
Original, quality 1930's / 40's white glass pendant electric light fitting with a white glass shade, a new chromed shade holder, new three core silk covered flex and chromed bulb holder. Could also be used as a side lamp shade. Complete and in good and working order. 7" tall including shade holder, 7" diam and 3.25" top aperture.  
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Price: 85.00


White Glass Electric Pendant Light HL380



Frosted Glass Bowl Electric Light Fitting HL369
Frosted Glass Bowl Electric Light Fitting HL369
Original, quality 1920's, small frosted glass bowl, electric light fitting with a brass ring and replacement brass chains and ceiling rose. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and A new brass UK bulb holder. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 13" tall including chain, 6.25" widest and rose 2" tall and 2.5" diam.  
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Price: 85.00


Frosted Glass Bowl Electric Light Fitting 2 matching available HL368
Original, quality 1920's small frosted glass bowl electric light fitting, with a nickel ring mount, replacement chromed chains and ceiling rose and has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 12" tall including chain, 8.5" widest and 2.5" rose. Price is for each. 
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Price: 115.00


Frosted Glass Bowl Electric Light Fitting 2 matching available HL368



Art Nouveau Brass Electric Hall Lantern HL367
Art Nouveau Brass Electric Hall Lantern HL367
Original, quality 1920's Art Nouveau brass hall lantern with a tapered six sided body and with a coolie hat shaped roof. Replacement frosted, clear glass panels have been fitted, has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. A length of replacement chain is included, as is an old brass ceiling rose. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 14.5" tall x 10.5" widest, chain 15" long and rose 3" diam x 1.75" tall.  
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Price: 450.00


Opaline Electric Pendant Light HL366
Original, quality 1920's Arts and Crafts opaline glass pineapple shaped shade fitted, with a decorative and pierced brass shade holder and replacement brass ceiling rose, both with olive grip fittings. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holder. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Glass shade only 7" x 4" and 3.5" top rim. With shade holder 9.25" tall and rose 1.5" tall.  
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Price: 156.00


Opaline Electric Pendant Light HL366



Diagonal Striped Vaseline Electric Pendant Light  HL365
Diagonal Striped Vaseline Electric Pendant Light HL365
Original, quality 1920's Arts and Crafts vaseline glass lantern shaped shade with diagonal stripes, fitted with a brass shade holder and a replacement brass ceiling rose both with olive grip fittings. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holder. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Glass shade only 7.5" x 5" and 3.5" top rim. With shade holder 8.5" tall and rose 1.5" tall.  
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Price: 350.00


Vaseline Glass Electric Pendant Light HL364
Original, quality 1920's Art and Crafts onion shaped vaseline glass light shade with vertical stripes, probably manufacturer by Powell of Whitefriars glass. This shade has been fitted with a brass, lantern shaped shade holder and a replacement brass ceiling rose, both with olive grip fitting. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, fully overhauled and is complete and in good and working order. A serious Arts and Crafts shade very difficult to find these days and perfect. Glass shade only 6.5" x 4.5" and 3.25" top rim. With shade holder 9" tall, rose 1.5" tall.  
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Price: 450.00


Vaseline Glass Electric Pendant Light HL364



Cut Glass Electric Pendant Light HL363
Cut Glass Electric Pendant Light HL363
Original, quality 1920's spherical shaped clear glass electric pendant lamp shade fitted with a replacement brass shade holder in a bronzed finish, a matching replacement ceiling rose and rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holder. All fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. 6" tall including holder and widest 5". 
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Price: 125.00


Pendant Globe Electric Light 8 matching available HL362
Original, quality 1920's, white glass hanging electric light fitting, with the original brass shade holder a replacement brass hook, ceiling rose and length of chain. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. All has been fully overhauled, the brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. A great run of hanging lights. 13" tall and 11" widest, plus 17" chain and rose, 2" tall and 2.5" diam. Price is for each. 
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Price: 195.00


Pendant Globe Electric Light 8 matching available HL362



Arts and Crafts Electric Hall Lantern HL361
Arts and Crafts Electric Hall Lantern HL361
Original, quality cylindrical shaped brass electric hall lantern vaseline glass cylinder shade, with in the old patinated finish and with a superb diagonal opaline tube lining. This superb lantern has been fitted with a replacement brass top hanging ring, a length of new bronze finish chain and a replacement ceiling rose in the same colour. Has been rewired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holder and all has been fully overhauled is complete and in good and working order. Lantern 10.5" tall and 7.5" widest, chain 20" and rose 2" tall and 2.5" diam. 
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Price: 650.00


Cut Glass Pendant Electric Light HL358
Original, quality 1920's long pointed clear and frosted glass pendant electric light fitting, with cut glass decorations and the original cast brass shade holder. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holder. A length of new brass chain and a new replacement brass ceiling rose is included and all has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Shade holder 11" x 4.5", chain 12" and 2" tall ceiling rose.  
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Price: 185.00


Cut Glass Pendant Electric Light HL358



5 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL357
5 Branch Brass Electric Light Fitting HL357
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass, five branch hanging electric light fitting in the form of a five candle chandelier, rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders and fitted with replacement card candle look-a-likes to cover the bulb holders. A length of new brass chain and the original ceiling rose is included. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. A super light fitting of a good weight. 19.5" tall and 20" widest plus 12" chain and 3" rose.  
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Price: 650.00


Arts and Crafts 3 Branch Electric Light Fitting HL355
Original, quality 1920's three branch arts and crafts hanging electric light fitting in the original oxidised on brass finish. This super light has been fitted with three old and original frosted glass shades with original oxidised shade holders. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders. The original ceiling rose is included as is a length of new oxidised on brass chain. A great looking light fitting ready to go, complete and in good and working order. 19" diam exclude shades, 23" long, 21" chain and 2.5" rose.  
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Price: 1,250.00


Arts and Crafts 3 Branch Electric Light Fitting HL355



Jefferson 10
Jefferson 10" Light Fitting HL350
Original, quality Jefferson, moulded opaque glass hanging electric lamp, with the original brass shade holder and brass ceiling rose, a length of replacement brass chain and rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. These shades have a petal ribbed form and were manufactured circa 1910 by Jefferson of Canada for the UK market. The brass has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. One minor chip to the outer edge otherwise, complete and in good and working order. Shade 6.5" tall excluding shade holder. 8" tall including shade holder and 10.25" diam of shade. Another very similar light fitting may well be available Ref code HL388. 
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Price: 350.00


White Glass Electric Pendant Light HL341
Original, quality 1930's / 40's, white glass pendant electric light fitting with an Art Deco moulded glass shade, a new chromed shade holder, new three core silk covered flex and chromed bulb holder. Could also be used as a side lamp shade. Complete and in good and working order. 7" tall including shade holder x 6" diameter and 3" top aperture exterior.  
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Price: 85.00


White Glass Electric Pendant Light   HL341



Pair of Electric Pendant Lights   HL326
Pair of Electric Pendant Lights HL326
Pair of original, quality 1920's, electric pendant lamps with six sided, white glass, lantern shaped shades. The original brass shade holders included, will fit standard, modern, UK electric bulb holders. This pair have been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, new brass UK bulb holders, have olive fittings to the bulb holders and to the new brass ceiling roses. Each panel on the shade has a floral design of purple flowers and green foliage. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled, complete and in good and working order. Shade and shade holder 11" x 5.5", 27" total length of flex and 2.5" ceiling rose diameter and 1.5" tall.  
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Price: 330.00


Pendant Light Fittings HL325
Original, quality 1920's, flame shaped frosted glass lamp shade with the original brass shade holder and a new brass ceiling rose with an olive mount. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Fully overhauled, complete and in good and working order. Shade and holder 8.5" x 5", rose 2.5" diameter and 1.5" deep, total flex included 36".  
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Price: 115.00


Pendant Light Fittings   HL325



Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL323
Brass Pendant Light Fitting HL323
Original, quality 1920's, brass pendant gas light fitting converted to electricity with new three core flex and a new brass bulb holder for a standard UK electric bulb.The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. The shade is not included in the price but the original gas shade holder is and will fit an old 3.5" gas shade. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 15.5" long excluded shade x all 4.5" widest.  
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Price: 115.00


Hanging Electric Light HL315
Original, quality 1920's, hanging electric light fitting with a white glass upper trumpet shape above a frosted glass bowl. The brass central band and top brass shade holder are both original and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A length of replacement brass chain and brass ceiling rose are included and all has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Light 13" tall x 8" diameter, plus 15" chain and ceiling rose 3" tall x 3.5" diameter.  
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Price: 300.00


Hanging Electric Light HL315



Holophane Industrial Electric Lamp   HL312
Holophane Industrial Electric Lamp HL312
Original, quality, industrial electric pendant lamp with a cast iron fitting and the original 'holophane' multifaceted pressed glass shade marked for the manufacturer "Holophane" and "Patented 1909". This fitting has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex utilising the original safe standard UK screw in bulb holder. The cast iron shade holder and the original cast aluminuim ceiling rose have both been cleaned and repainted in primer grey and a length of replacement bronze finish chain is included. Fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. Light fitting 13" tall, bottom 9" diameter, ceiling rose 2.75" diameter and 2" tall, chain included 27".  
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Price: 265.00


Pair of Brass and Frosted Glass Electric Light Fittings HL297
Pair of original, quality 1920's, hanging electric light fittings, with frosted spherical shades suspended within heavy cast brass shade holders. The main rings each have three large swags of laurel leaves laying over and down each globe beneath and above each has three curved supports up to the patent folding chain loop. Each fitting has a 15" length of replacement brass chain and a matching cast brass ceiling rose. All has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. A wonderful pair of quality pendant lights. 12" drop, plus chain, plus rose, 8" widest, rose 3.25" diameter and 2" tall.  
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Price: 850.00


Pair of Brass and Frosted Glass Electric Light Fittings   HL297



Transfer Decorated Light Fitting   HL279
Transfer Decorated Light Fitting HL279
Original, quality 1930's, transfer decorated white glass hanging electric light globe, with the original large brass fitting and a replacement brass ceiling rose and length of chain. The floral decorations are in pastel colours and this light fitting has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. A superb light fitting. 15" long plus chain and ceiling rose, 14" widest, 15" chain and 3.5" diameter ceiling rose x 2" tall.  
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Price: 300.00


Ceiling Mounted Electric Light Fitting, 2 available HL171
Original quality, 1920's, ceiling mounted electric light fitting with a white glass screw-in spherical shade and a brass ceiling mounted holder. Has been rewired with modern three core flex and a new UK brass bulb holder and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. The shade holder is marked for the manufacturer 'Troughton & Young Ltd', 'Ultralux' and 'All British'. This light fitting was originally nickel plated which has now long gone and all is complete and in good working order. Shade 8" diameter, drop including holder 9.25". Price is for each. 
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Price: 95.00


Ceiling Mounted Electric Light Fitting, 2 available   HL171



Oak Electric Side Lamp SL356
Oak Electric Side Lamp SL356
Original, quality 1920's / 30's turned oak electric side lamp with a central barley twist colunm all rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder and a three pin plug. Will fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder. The shade is for display only. 14.5" tall excluded shade and base 5.5" diam.  
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Price: 115.00


Chromed Corinthian Column Electric Side Lamp SL355
Original, quality 1920's chromed electric side lamp in the form of a Corinthian column. This was originally an oil lamp and has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. Some signs of the brass bleeding through, otherwise fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order, polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. The shade is for display only. 16" tall excluding shade and base 5" square.  
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Price: 230.00


Chromed Corinthian Column Electric Side Lamp SL355



Nickel Plated Electric Side Lamp SL354
Nickel Plated Electric Side Lamp SL354
Original, quality 1920's nickel plated on brass electric side light, with a shaped stem on a circular base with three bun feet. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. The shade is for display only 12.5" tall and 4.5" diam base.  
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Price: 135.00


Brass Electric Desk / Wall Light SL351
Original, quality 1920's cast brass electric desk / reading lamp with the facility for alternative use as a wall light. This Arts and Crafts example has a shaped base, an arched over arm and a swivel joint for the bulb holder. A very stylish side lamp. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug fitted. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S795. Fully overhauled and polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. As desk lamp, 14" tall and base 5.25" wide and 6.25" front to back.  
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Price: 350.00


Brass Electric Desk / Wall Light SL351



Brass Electric Side Lamp   SL328
Brass Electric Side Lamp SL328
Original, quality, 1920's, cast brass electric side light with a tapered stem mounted on a saucer shaped base with three bun feet. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 15.5" tall x 6" square base. The shade is for display only. 
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Price: 156.00


Brass Electric Side Lamp SL326
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass electric side light with a reeded column mounted on a square stepped plinth. This good sized example, originally an oil lamp, has been converted to electricity and has been wired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 23" tall excluding shade, reeded column 1.75" diameter and base plinth 6" square. The shade is for display only. 
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Price: 285.00


Brass Electric Side Lamp   SL326



Brass and Copper Electric Side Light   SL322
Brass and Copper Electric Side Light SL322
Original, quality 1920's, electric side lamp with a copper column on a cast brass base all on a circular mahogany plinth, weighted to the underside for balance. This example has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. This plain example is most unusual, has been fully overhauled and is polished and lacquered, complete and in good and working order. 18.5" tall excluding shade x 6" base diameter.The shade is for display only. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Side / Wall Light SL310
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass very decorative continental, combination electric reading / side lamp or wall light. This example, in the original matt gilt finish, has a serious Art Nouveau form of poppy stem, leaves, and seed pods. As a side / reading lamp the shade and bulb can be an uplighter or angled to one side and as a wall light again uplighter or down. A most unusual and extraodinary lamp, the first we have seen. Has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new brass UK bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. As table lamp excluding shade 14" tall x 9" and 6.5", as wall light excluding shade 9" tall x 6.5" and 14" front to back.The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section. 
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Price: 350.00


Brass Electric Side / Wall Light   SL310



Brass Electric Side / Wall Lamp   SL283
Brass Electric Side / Wall Lamp SL283
Original, quality 1920's, brass electric side / wall lamp, rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, new brass switch, UK bulb holder and a three pin plug. This example was designed for optional use either as a side lamp or wall light in the guest bedroom. When used as a wall light the curved design to the rear foot can be hooked over a nail or a picture rail and the bulb holder swivel joint would enable the bulb to face either up or down. The reverse is impressed "British B & L" for the maker and with a trade logo mark. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Backplate/base 10.5" x 8.25" widest and 2" front to back, total height 13.5" as side lamp, 10.5" tall and 13.5" front to back as wall light. 
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Price: 300.00


Ships Wheel Electric Side Lamp SL276
Original, quality, 1940's/50's, turned oak electric side lamp in the form of a ship's wheel, mounted on a stem and a circular base. This lamp has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex, a new UK brass bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug and has retained the original card shade with a painted 'galleon on the sea' scene. In superb condition, looks unused and is complete and in good and working order. Base 5.5" diameter, 11.5" tall excluding shade and with shade 17" tall and 10.5" x 8.5". 
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Price: 95.00


Ships Wheel Electric Side Lamp   SL276



Tall Brass Electric Side Lamp   SL245
Tall Brass Electric Side Lamp SL245
Original, quality, 1920's, taller than average, cast brass, electric side lamp with a circular weighted base and a turned column. Has been rewired with a modern three core silk covered flex, a new UK brass bulb holder, switch and a three pin plug. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. The lacquer can be removed upon request, at no extra cost and the shade is for display only. Base 6.5" diameter and 18.25" tall excluding shade. 
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Price: 185.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL176
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S51. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 10.5" tall and 11" front to back when out, 3" front to back against wall excluding shade and 4" diam of wooden backplate. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL176



Brass Electric Wall Light WL174
Brass Electric Wall Light WL174
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S558. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed and no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 12" tall and 12" front to back when out. 3" front to back against wall excluding shade and 5" diam wooden backplate. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL173
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S977. The brass backplate is stamped "GL&C Co" for the gas light and coal company. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 13" tall and 11.5" front to back when out. 3.5" front to back against wall excluding shade and 5" diam wooden backplate. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL173



Brass Electric Wall Light WL172
Brass Electric Wall Light WL172
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S677. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 15" tall and 12" front to back when out, 3.5" front to back against wall excluding shade and 4.25" diam oak backplate. 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL171
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S913. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 12.5" tall and 11" front to back when out, 3.5" front to back against wall excluding shade and 5" diam backplate.  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL171



Brass Electric Wall Light WL170
Brass Electric Wall Light WL170
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a light oak circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S11. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 14" tall and 12" front to back when out, 3.5" front to back against wall excluding shade and 5" diam oak backplate.  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL169
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas swivel wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a mahogany circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, it could now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S49. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 12" tall and 11" front to back when out, 4" front to back against wall excluding shade and 4.5" diam mahogany backplate.  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL169



Pair of Triple Branch Brass Candle Wall Lights WL168
Pair of Triple Branch Brass Candle Wall Lights WL168
Pair of original, 1920's quality cast brass three branch candle wall scovies of the Dutch design. This super pair of wall brackets have a bulbous mount to the backplate, with a shaped stem and a hanging ring to the top. Each of the brackets have shaped arms with a candle holder and a drip pan and all can be lifted out for ease of candle replacement, for each arm is fitted with a removable peg. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 15" tall, 16.5" wide and 9.75" front to back.  
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Price: 365.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL163
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a replacement mahogany circular backplate made to suit. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, this can now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S945. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 13" tall and 11" front to back excluding shade, wood backplate 4.5" diam and brass backplate 2"diam.  
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Price: 85.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL163



Brass Electric Wall Light WL162
Brass Electric Wall Light WL162
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas wall light converted to electricity has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a replacement mahogany circular backplate made to suit. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, this can now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S605 All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquered may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 10" tall, 11" front to back exclude shade, wood backplate 4.5" diam and brass backplate 2.5" diam.  
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Brass Electric Wall Lights WL161
Original, quality pair of late 19th century brass gas wall lights converted to electric, with the original circular wooden backplates. Have been wired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holders fitted . The gas taps, as seen, are now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Although originally mounted as down lighters, these can now be used both up or down. The shades are not include in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S14. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All complete and in good and working order. 11" tall, 10.5" front to back, excluding shades, wooden backplate 4" diam and brass backplate 2.5" diam.  
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Brass Electric Wall Lights WL161



Brass Electric Wall Light WL160
Brass Electric Wall Light WL160
Original, quality late 19th century brass, gas wall light converted to electricity. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and fitted with a replacement honey coloured oak circular backplate made to suit. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Although originally mounted as a down lighter, this can now be used both up or down. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section, item code S936 All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All is complete and in good and working order. 11.5" tall, 12.5 front to back excluding shade. Wood backplate 5" diam and brass backplate 3.25" diam.  
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Nickel Electric Wall Lights WL159
Original, quality pair of 1920's electric wall lights, with nickel plated on brass oval shaped dished backplates and simulated candle sconce arms with rams head mounts. All has been rewired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holders. Replacement card candle look-a-likes have been fitted to each to cover the bulb holders. All fully overhauled cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 6.25" x 3.75", total 8.5" tall including bulb and 6.5" front to back.  
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Price: 185.00


Pair of Nickel Electric Wall Lights WL159



Pair of Double Oak Wall Lights   WL153
Pair of Double Oak Wall Lights WL153
Pair of original, quality 1920's, unused solid oak twin branch electric wall lights, re-wired with modern three core flex and new brass UK bulb holders and replacement card candle look-a-likes have been fitted to cover the bulb holders. Fully overhauled, complete in the original finish and in good and working order. Backplate 11.75" x 3.75", widest 13.5" x 8.5" front to back.  
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Price: 300.00


Pair of Brass Electric Wall Lights, 3 pairs available WL146
Pair of original, quality 1920's, brass electric wall lights of a simple form with decorative circular brass backplates, each with three screw holes for mounting. These are suitable for up or down lighters and have been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and new brass UK bulb holders. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.75" diameter, total height 8" x 10.5" front to back. Price is per pair. The shades are not included in the price and are no longer available. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Brass Electric Wall Lights, 3 pairs available   WL146



Brass Electric Wall Light, 3 matching available   WL143
Brass Electric Wall Light, 3 matching available WL143
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, plain brass electric wall light fitted with a modern brass knuckle joint adjusted with a wingnut. Has been rewired with three core flex, a new brass bulbholder and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. This fitting can be mounted as an up or down lighter. Fully overhauled, complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.5" diameter, total 5" tall, 10.5" front to back. Price is for each. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our "Lamp Shades" section. 
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Price: 115.00


Extending Brass Wall Light WL140
Original, quality, late 19th century, extending brass wall mounted gas bracket, now converted to electricity. This most unusual example has a two section brass arm, with two swivel points so it can be used at a short length or extended fully out. The backplate is plain and circular, with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and the double tube has a continuous decorative pattern. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder and the gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Although originally mounted as an uplighter, it could be used both up or down. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Backplate 3.5", flat against wall 14.5" wide, and 4" front to back, extended fully 26.5". 
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Price: 230.00


Extending Brass Wall Light   WL140



Brass Wall Light WL122
Brass Wall Light WL122
Original, quality 1920's, brass gas wall bracket converted to electricity and fitted with a replacement walnut backplate, but can be mounted with or without the wooden backplate. Wired with modern three core flex, a new brass UK bulb holder and to fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Wooden backplate 5.25" diameter, brass backplate 3" diameter, total 10.5" tall and 13" front to back excluding shade. The shade is not included in the price, and is no longer available. 
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Price: 65.00


Brass Wall Light WL116
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass, gas wall light converted to electricity. This example has a cast brass leaf applied decoration and a swirled brass design. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new brass UK bulb holder, to fit a standard, modern, UK bulb. A replacement oak backplate has made to suit. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. Although originally mounted as an up lighter, it can now be used both up or down and can be mounted with or without the wooden backplate. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Oak backplate 5" diameter, brass backplate 3.5" diameter, total 13.5" tall and 15" front to back excluding shade. The shade is not included in the price, but may be available; see our 'Lamp Shades' section, item code: S409. 
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Price: 135.00


Brass Wall Light WL116



Brass Electric Wall Light   WL80
Brass Electric Wall Light WL80
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast brass swivel gas wall bracket, converted to electricity and in the form of a Roman Centurian / mythical creature holding a sword and shield. The figure has a crested helmet and armour to the top body and the lower torso is in a sea creature form. A super quality, very unusual gas bracket. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new UK brass bulb holder. The gas tap, as seen, is now fixed to permit the electric conversion. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.5" x 3.5" and all 4" widest and 8.5" front to back. The shade is not included in the price and is no longer available.  
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Price: 450.00


Brass Electric Wall Light WL78
Original, quality brass, swivel wall gas bracket, circa 1880, in the Aesthetic Movement style, converted to electric. This wall light can be used either up or down ward facing. Has been wired with modern three core flex and a new UK brass bulb holder. All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.25" and total 6.25" high x 12.5" front to back. The shade is not included in the price, and is not available.  
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Price: 115.00


Brass Electric Wall Light   WL78



Brass Electric Wall Light   WL49
Brass Electric Wall Light WL49
Original quality, late 19th century, brass swivel gas wall bracket now converted to electricity. This S shaped bracket has applied leaf and flower decoration, which is followed through on the gas tap and the backplate. The gas tap is now fixed to permit the electric conversion and although, originally, mounted as up lighter, this could now be used either up or down. Has been wired with modern three core silk covered flex and new UK brass bulb holder, has been fully tested and lacquered and is now complete and in good and working order. Backplate 4" diameter, 8.25" high and 15." front to back when out, excluding shade. The shade is not included in the price and is no longer available.  
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Price: 150.00


The Reason Manufacturing Co Brass Figure A32
Original, quality, 1920's brass figure advertising "The Reason Manufacturing Co Ltd of Lewis Road, Brighton". The female figure dressed in a toga style of outfit is holding what could be an early 'Ediswan' type pointed electric light bulb and stands on a circular plinth, before a large circular disc, perhaps simulating to a large gong? This gong is detailed to the front for "The Reason Manufacturing Co Ltd of Lewis Road, Brighton " and to the reverse "Electrolytic Meters, Prepayment Meters and Midget Meters, Arc Lamps, Fireboxes, Demand Indicators, Time Switches and Street Lighting Fittings." The circular plinth is also detailed "Inventions exploited and perfected". An unusual item, the first we have seen and all in the old bronzed finish. Complete and in good order. Plinth 3.75", rear disc 3.25", height 5.25".  
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Price: 350.00


The Reason Manufacturing Co Brass Figure A32



Huge Cast Iron Ceiling Rose   CR1
Huge Cast Iron Ceiling Rose CR1
Original, quality, late 19th century, very decorative large cast iron ceiling rose, with great detail in relief of acanthus leaves and flowers. The front has been painted in a variety of colours to highlight the detail, but could be repainted of course and the reverse has a registration lozenge mark for the years 1842 - 1883. This item has four countersunk screw holes for mounting. 30.5" x 2.5" front to back and a centre hole 1.25" diameter.  
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Price: 450.00


Brass Chandelier Ceiling Hook H24
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass chandelier hook of a good shape with a tapered threaded steel woodscrew stem for mounting. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Hook 3" x 2" wide and thread 5" total 8".  
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Price: 65.00


Brass Chandelier Ceiling Hook  H24



Brass Chandelier Ceiling Hook   H23
Brass Chandelier Ceiling Hook H23
Original, quality, late 19th century, brass chandelier hook of a good shape with a tapered threaded steel woodscrew stem for mounting. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Hook 2.75" long x 2.25" wide + thread 4", total 6.75".  
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Price: 56.00

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