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Clockwork Bell, patent 1897
Clockwork Bell, patent 1897

$165.00 Sale $132.00

The knob on the top of this cast iron bell winds the inner spring, holding tension until it's released to make the bell ring. This can be done in several ways: with a pull cord on either side of the door, or with a pushbutton on the outside of the door. Note: As is clear in the photo, there'...

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Wind-up Doorbell, patent 1897
Wind-up Doorbell, patent 1897

$165.00 Sale $132.00

The handle on the top of this bell winds up the spring inside, where tension is held until released to make the bell ring. This can be done in several ways: with a pull cord on either side of the door, or with a pushbutton on the outside of the door. Its chime is not unlike that of an old teleph...

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Ornate Cast Iron Surface-Mount Doorbells, c1890
Ornate Cast Iron Surface-Mount Doorbells, c1890

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$150.00 Sale $120.00

Originally installed in Bellingham's Hotel Laube around the turn of the century, these self-contained bells were mounted on the wall next to a door. While the bell rang on the outside, it was loud enough to hear in the room. These bells were designed to operate on 10v DC current. They are made o...

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Chrome and Porcelain Bell Button, c.1935
Chrome and Porcelain Bell Button, c.1935

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$55.00 Sale $44.00

These great chromed steel and porcelain bell buttons somehow have both modern and nostalgic appeal. Note: Each button has a small chip on edge (as seen in photo) where wire was once run through. Chrome shows very light scratching. Mounting screws not included. $('#order_cart_line_item_quan...

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Contemporary Lightolier Chandelier of the Swingin' '70s
Contemporary Lightolier Chandelier of the Swingin' '70s

$1,150.00 Sale $920.00

While not quite enough time has passed for some of us to see the charm and sophistication of lighting from the 1970s, the same was said about each period style by the generations that followed, and each has come back to find a new and appreciative audience again. The 1970s are enjoying just such...

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Set of Four Leafy Bin Pulls, c1870
Set of Four Leafy Bin Pulls, c1870

$160.00 Sale $128.00

This early cast iron drawer pull was popular for many years and sold into the 1900s. Its simple yet elegant design gave it timeless appeal, and it was often used on wood kitchen tables and dresser drawers. These four pulls feature traces of original copper plating under aged lacquer, giving them...

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Pair of Label-holding Bin Pulls, c.1895
Pair of Label-holding Bin Pulls, c.1895

$60.00 Sale $48.00

This stout pair of pulls would be handsome on a desk or work table. Cast iron; finish shows some wear (see photo). $('#order_cart_line_item_quantity').attr('disabled','disabled');

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Super Rare Equipoise Fixture w/McCreary Shade, c1910
Super Rare Equipoise Fixture w/McCreary Shade, c1910

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

Never has so little articulation been given so much over-design as in the Equipoise bracket. Patented around 1907 and 1908, the Equipoise was designed to keep the angle of the shade consistent as one moved the bracket through a range of motions, and hold the arm in place when it was released. Ye...

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Gloriously Rough Fostoria Localite Work Light, c1950
Gloriously Rough Fostoria Localite Work Light, c1950

$550.00 Sale $440.00

A wonderfully raw and rusty example of the rugged Fostoria Localite adjustable bracket found in countless factories and workshops and even ships since 1936. This fixture has a great natural patina and a sort of clumsy elegance that lends it great authenticity and character - perfect artistic ins...

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Rare Van Dyke Industrial Articulated Bench Light, c1930
Rare Van Dyke Industrial Articulated Bench Light, c1930

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$550.00 Sale $440.00

In the articulated lighting game, it was all about having your own proprietary (and hopefully patented) joint design, and the Van Dyke lamps certainly fit the bill with their distinctive stamped-steel donut pivots. This is an exceptional example complete with bench-mount bracket, period brass so...

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Complete Sun-Kraft UV Lamp Set w/Case & Goggles, c1945
Complete Sun-Kraft UV Lamp Set w/Case & Goggles, c1945

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Talk about a blast from the past - how about a dose of ultraviolet radiation? This fantastic original Sun-Kraft sun-lamp set comes complete with original carrying cases, hanging tag, goggles, and paperwork - including instructions for how to give your infant a quick tan. We have replaced the or...

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Industrial Articulated Work Light w/Brass Joints, c1955
Industrial Articulated Work Light w/Brass Joints, c1955

$550.00 Sale $440.00

We've never seen this classic adjustable tension lamp concept executed with these distinctively cool brass circle plates at the joints, but perhaps some of you have? If so, tell us more. This example is an interesting mix of polish and patina, chrome and rusted steel, elegance and eclecticism - ...

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Adjustable Chrome Wall Bracket, c1960
Adjustable Chrome Wall Bracket, c1960

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$200.00 Sale $160.00

You see a lot of so-called "industrial" lighting out there these days, so it's fun when something fun comes along that actually is made for industrial use like this wall fixture. Perfect for a cafe booth, kitchen island or even beside a bed, this fixture probably first did its job on a wall over...

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Brass & Smoky Glass Chandelier by Fredrick Ramond, c1975
Brass & Smoky Glass Chandelier by Fredrick Ramond, c1975

Original Price $1800

$1,440.00 Sale $1,152.00

The distinctively angular or faceted chandelier designs of Fredrick Ramond during the 1970s - like this fine example (which happens to be even further enhanced by the awesome brass finish and smoky glass panels) - have found a newly appreciative fan base among early adopters in the resurging are...

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Chrome & Smoky Glass Chandelier by Fredrick Ramond, c1975
Chrome & Smoky Glass Chandelier by Fredrick Ramond, c1975

Original Price $1800.00

$1,440.00 Sale $1,152.00

The distinctively angular or faceted chandelier designs of Fredrick Ramond during the 1970s - like this fine example (which happens to be even further enhanced by the awesome chrome finish and smoky glass panels) - have found a newly appreciative fan base among early adopters in the resurging ar...

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Mid-Century Modern Dual-Color Pendant, c1960
Mid-Century Modern Dual-Color Pendant, c1960

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$275.00 Sale $220.00

A prime example of what made mid-century Scandinavian lighting design so exciting to the American market, this sophisticated metal double-cone pendant looks a bit like a jet engine or futuristic rocket ship. Imported and offered by Prescolite with a brass center cone in its 1962 catalog alongsid...

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Rare Civil War-Era Gilt 2-Arm Gasolier, c1865
Rare Civil War-Era Gilt 2-Arm Gasolier, c1865

$3,000.00 Sale $2,400.00

Being on the west coast, we simply don't see very many early gas fixtures pass through our shop. This one, attributed to Archer & Pancoast, is one of the earliest we've offered (see its coordinating partner in a separate listing), and we've gone to great pains to do it justice. When disa...

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Late Victorian Empire Combination Chandelier, c1900
Late Victorian Empire Combination Chandelier, c1900

Multiple Available. Original Price $1650.00

$1,404.99 Sale $1,123.99

With the classic cast scrolling armbacks and pierced filigree shells that define the Empire style, this gas/electric combination fixture from around the turn of the century offers generous style, light, and decorative impact. Common to later Empire castings, this one also features a mix of brass...

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Unusual Exotic Revival Pendant w/Galleon Panels, c1927
Unusual Exotic Revival Pendant w/Galleon Panels, c1927

$825.00 Sale $660.00

This type of charming elongated hexagonal pendant was a common fixture in 1920s entries, stairways, and other smaller rooms, and even the amber drop crystals weren't that unusual during the era... but finely cast filigree panel overlays featuring full-sailed Spanish galleons? Now that's an antiq...

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Early American Antique Brass Bell Button, c1970
Early American Antique Brass Bell Button, c1970

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$30.00 Sale $24.00

We don’t know the maker of this decorative bell button, but the style is super familiar – classic Early American, a Chippendale-inspired version of Colonial Revival for the Brady Bunch years. One of a wide array of NOS doorbell buttons from a recent salvage department purchase, including nume...

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Early Style Oak Pushbutton w/Porcelain Button, c1900
Early Style Oak Pushbutton w/Porcelain Button, c1900

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$75.00 Sale $60.00

While we can’t speak to how old this specific example is, the style is consistent with wood-type bell buttons that were popular from the late 1800s well into the 1900s – a great older style bell button. Note: Some minor chips in the wood, but does not distract from the beauty. $('#order_car...

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NuTone NOS Kimberly Doorbell Button, c1960
NuTone NOS Kimberly Doorbell Button, c1960

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$18.00 Sale $14.40

New old stock NuTone non-lighted Kimberly bell button with classic mid-century modern “modified square” snap-on trim plate around button. Can be installed on the square orientation or on the diamond as shown on box. This same design is the basis for Rejuvenation's reproduction line of door sets ...

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Anglo-Japanese/Aesthetic Movement Knocker & Letter Slot, c1880
Anglo-Japanese/Aesthetic Movement Knocker & Letter Slot, c1880

$300.00 Sale $240.00

A rare example of of a combined knocker and letter slot executed in cast iron with a lovely Anglo-Japanese or Aesthetic Movement design featuring an asymmetrically growing potted plant (probably a sunflower). Retains traces of its original lacquer finish over the iron. This combined form was muc...

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NuTone NOS Economy PB-6 Doorbell Button, c1960
NuTone NOS Economy PB-6 Doorbell Button, c1960

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$35.00 Sale $28.00

New old stock NuTone non-lighted Economy bell button – simple yet restrained mid-century “modified rectangle” styling. One of a wide array of NOS doorbell buttons from a recent salvage department purchase, including numerous NuTone models. See other listings. $('#order_cart_line_item_quanti...

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NuTone NOS S-110 Alarm Pushbutton, c1970
NuTone NOS S-110 Alarm Pushbutton, c1970

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$40.00 Sale $32.00

S-110 new old stock NuTone alarm pushbutton features eye-catching red button in ivory plastic case. One of a wide array of NOS doorbell buttons from a recent salvage department purchase, including numerous NuTone models. See other listings. $('#order_cart_line_item_quantity').attr('disabled...

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Edwards NOS 10v 156 Monitor Bell or Ringer, c1960
Edwards NOS 10v 156 Monitor Bell or Ringer, c1960

$125.00 Sale $100.00

While we don't know a lot about the new old stock "monitor bell" by Edwards, we're enamored with its late industrial charm and battleship gray paint finish. Note: Requires a 10V transformer (not included). $('#order_cart_line_item_quantity').attr('disabled','disabled');

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NuTone NOS Amherst PB-16 Doorbell Button, c1970
NuTone NOS Amherst PB-16 Doorbell Button, c1970

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$45.00 Sale $36.00

New old stock NuTone non-lighted Amherst bell button – classic mid-century Colonial Revival faux wrought iron styling. Interesting to note that this version of PB-16 is a little different from the one shown in earlier NuTone catalogs. One of a wide array of NOS doorbell buttons from a recent ...

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NuTone NOS Mt. Vernon Unlighted Doorbell Button, c1965
NuTone NOS Mt. Vernon Unlighted Doorbell Button, c1965

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$45.00 Sale $36.00

Colonial Revival (remember where George Washington lived) meets Streamline in this charming mid-century shield-like unlighted bell button plate. This button stylistically coordinates with NuTone's popular Mt. Vernon door chime, which shares a shield-based motif. One of a wide array of NOS doo...

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Mid-Century Modern Bronzetone Danish Pendant, c1967
Mid-Century Modern Bronzetone Danish Pendant, c1967

$975.00 Sale $780.00

With its five tiers of reflector rings, lightweight aluminum design, and original Bronzetone lacquer, this spaceship-esque pendant is quintessentially Danish Modern. Made by Nordisk Solar Company and sold by Prescolite here in the U.S., it makes a design statement that has seen a steady ascent in...

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Cordette pendant, from Moe Lighting's 1958 "Cordette Series"
Cordette pendant, from Moe Lighting's 1958 "Cordette Series"

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

This snazzy little basket of light can be found in the 1958 Moe Lighting Catalogue. Under this alluring category: accent lighting, the "Touch" that makes the Difference. Oooh la la Moe. The Cordette, it goes on to say, is a "Whirl-Cord brass wire trimmed fixture." It features laminated cotton cor...

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Crinoline Prism Hood Shade R2287, c1900
Crinoline Prism Hood Shade R2287, c1900

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$45.00 Sale $36.00

Like a hoop skirt worn by a bygone southern lady, this glass shade has a carefully engineered underlying structure belied by its feminine wiles. In fact, its prismatic angles were scientifically designed to reflect the most light, thus amplifying the dim glow of early bulbs. Indeed, some early ma...

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Arty Prism Hood Shade R2293, c1900
Arty Prism Hood Shade R2293, c1900

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$60.00 Sale $48.00

This antique shade is a true testament to the glassmaker's art – and science. Each angle of the glass is precisely calculated to reflect the most light, thus amplifying the dim glow of early bulbs. Indeed, some early manufacturers claimed that shades like this could actually double the candlepowe...

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"Semi-Direct" Holophane Correctalite Pendant, c1938
"Semi-Direct" Holophane Correctalite Pendant, c1938

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$675.00 Sale $540.00

From an original 1938 Holophane catalog in our archive: "The Holophane Correctalite presents the new trend - SEMI-DIRECT lighting. It is admirably suited for use in stores, offices, public building service areas, commercial display rooms, etc. Correctalite combines beauty with efficiency. The...

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Classic Gas/Electric Pendant w/Holophane Shade, c1905
Classic Gas/Electric Pendant w/Holophane Shade, c1905

$465.00 Sale $372.00

When electric lighting first came on the scene in the late 1800s, many lighting companies (and homeowners) were reluctant to transition fully to the new technology. Hence, fixtures of the day were designed to split the difference and use both gas and electricity. You can see the evidence in this ...

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Mid-Century Modern Spoke Chandelier, c1958
Mid-Century Modern Spoke Chandelier, c1958

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$680.00 Sale $544.00

Straight out of a gleaming kitchenette or linoleum-tiled rec room (we imagine) comes this vintage chandelier. Doubtless it made a trend-conscious homeowner very happy in the late 1950s, and it's ready to do so again. The pinstripe cup shades, two-tone wood, and slightly worn brass lacquer would b...

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Pair of Antique American Art Deco Nickel-Plated Sconces, c1930
Pair of Antique American Art Deco Nickel-Plated Sconces, c1930

$2,400.00 Sale $1,920.00

True to Art Deco style, these two antique sconces are streamlined, spare, and sophisticated. Each sconce features two sockets with frosted glass to create a muted glow. With an interesting scale - 14" high - that falls between indoor (small) and outdoor (large), this pair of sconces could easily...

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Stunning Contemporary Ice Drum Chandelier, c1973
Stunning Contemporary Ice Drum Chandelier, c1973

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

If Santa was a '70s-chic hipster, he'd have this icy confection suspended over the dining room table in his swinging North Pole pad. Dripping with cool sparkle and Contemporary caché, this stunning drum fixture is the quintessence of the crystalline, high-end, imported sculptural lights popular ...

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Contemporary Square-Tube Chrome & Lucite Chandelier, 1976
Contemporary Square-Tube Chrome & Lucite Chandelier, 1976

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$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

Almost anthropomorphic with its cute little light bulbs peeking out from smoky Lucite windows, this awesome Contemporary chandelier features square-tube construction and a grand total of nine sockets creating both upward and downward light for generous illumination. For lovers of vintage ligh...

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Unusual Diana Pendant, c1910
Unusual Diana Pendant, c1910

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

Whether "Diana" conjures the princess or the huntress, both are apt representatives for this remarkable antique pendant. Two arrows cross beneath a magnificent etched crystal bowl shade wheel-cut with swags and starbursts, and topped by an openwork crown; this design casts diffused light downward...

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Quirky Adjustable "Hand" Bracket w/Straw Opal Shade, c1900
Quirky Adjustable "Hand" Bracket w/Straw Opal Shade, c1900

$3,850.00 Sale $3,080.00

We're not sure about the origins or overall integrity of this fixture, but with something this unique, who cares? (We think it could originally have been a dentist's instrument tray holder.) A mix of decorative cast iron and brass, this light features an elaborate mounting bracket at the wall an...

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McCrosky "Searchlight" Universal Lamp Bracket, c1915
McCrosky "Searchlight" Universal Lamp Bracket, c1915

$1,800.00 Sale $1,440.00

The "Searchlight" Universal Lamp Bracket was manufactured by the McCrosky Reamer Company, Incorporated (a.k.a. McCrosky Tool Corporaton) of Meadville, Penn. as an articulated task light for workbench or machine mounting. With its quirky yet durable construction, 60" operating range, and unusual ...

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Brass Faries No.7 Articulated Wall Bracket w.Reflector, c1920
Brass Faries No.7 Articulated Wall Bracket w.Reflector, c1920

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

The distinctive adjustable brass fixtures of the Faries Company of Decatur, Ill. have become some of the most sought-after antiques in the industrial lighting market, and their Model No. 7 is a good reason why. Classic Faries patented joints, the unmistakable reticulated cast wall bracket, strai...

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23” Mod Contemporary 5058 Smoke Acrylic Dome, Lightolier, C1972
23” Mod Contemporary 5058 Smoke Acrylic Dome, Lightolier, C1972

$1,800.00 Sale $1,440.00

Sometimes it is better to simply let the original manufacturer speak for a fixture themselves… Lightolier described our elegant contemporary fixture in their 1973 catalog this way: “Bare bulb glitter and glossy chrome husk are shielded by the sparkling dome of smoke acrylic.” Enough said (though ...

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Fred Baker Modern Doric 5/5-Light Chandelier by J.C. English, C1915
Fred Baker Modern Doric 5/5-Light Chandelier by J.C. English, C1915

$1,750.00 Sale $1,400.00

This is a fixture close to our Portland, Oregon hearts. From when he first designed fixtures for the Pittock Mansion in the early 1910s through the midcentury era, Fred Baker was the preeminent lighting designer in the Pacific Northwest. Closely associated with the Portland lighting manufacturer ...

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Beardslee “Denzar” Commercial Pendant w/Mirror Reflectors, c1918
Beardslee “Denzar” Commercial Pendant w/Mirror Reflectors, c1918

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$1,800.00 Sale $1,440.00

The Denzar line of commercial lighting was produced during the first half of the 20th century by Beardslee Chandelier Manufacturing Company of Chicago, Illinois in response to the massive jump in output that the new Mazda C tungsten bulbs introduced after about 1915. An early transitional form o...

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Extremely Rare Empire 4-Light Chandelier w/Straw Opalescent Glass, c1898
Extremely Rare Empire 4-Light Chandelier w/Straw Opalescent Glass, c1898

$5,500.00 Sale $4,400.00

While nowhere near as elaborate or ornate as 1890s Empire fixtures could be, this very special example claims its own place at the ball with its elegant restraint, open spread, and gently scrolling arms. However, while there is no arguing about the beauty of this fixture’s figure, the real stars ...

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Mid Century Cowboy Table Lamp C1960s
Mid Century Cowboy Table Lamp C1960s

$600.00 Sale $480.00

Howdy, Partner! This fantastically fun and graphic table lamp features a wagon wheel crafted from oak, crowned by an oval resin parchment shade. The shade boasts a screen-printed image of an old west desert scene, making this the perfect addition to any Cowboy's ranch.

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End of the Trail Radio Lamp C1940s
End of the Trail Radio Lamp C1940s

$350.00 Sale $280.00

When technology became common place in the 1930's and '40's, consumers were afraid that the low glow emitting from radios and televisions would damage their eye sight. So, charming Radio and Television Lamps like this one became popular, adding a little more light to the room and often serving th...

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 Cast Aluminum Ship Television Lamp C1940s
Cast Aluminum Ship Television Lamp C1940s

$475.00 Sale $380.00

When technology became common place in the 1930's and '40's, consumers were afraid that the low glow emitting from radios and televisions would damage their eye sight. So, charming Radio and Television Lamps like this one became popular, adding a little more light to the room and often serving th...

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 Ornate Romantic Revival Floor Lamp C1928
Ornate Romantic Revival Floor Lamp C1928

$1,100.00 Sale $880.00

The detail and design elements of this early-century floor lamp are truly awe-inspiring. Highlights include the hammered copper lantern, the hand-painted polychrome cast bracket, the ornate etched brass rod and the stone agate pedestal. There is plenty to look at and enjoy while sitting below the...

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Chalkware Radio Lamp w/ Trio of Horses C1940s
Chalkware Radio Lamp w/ Trio of Horses C1940s

$450.00 Sale $360.00

When technology became common place in the 1930's and '40's, consumers were afraid that the low glow emitting from radios and televisions would damage their eye sight. So, charming Radio and Television Lamps like this one became popular, adding a little more light to the room and often serving th...

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Gilt Charioteer Radio Lamp w/Green "Brain" Shade, c1930
Gilt Charioteer Radio Lamp w/Green "Brain" Shade, c1930

$550.00 Sale $440.00

What a Roman charioteer would be doing galloping across the top of a radio cabinet we couldn't say, but this fellow may have been doing just that for decades before he found his way to us. Popular from the late 1920s through the Depression, cast white metal radio lamps like this were the mantel c...

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 Boy at Wishing Well Radio Lamp C1931
Boy at Wishing Well Radio Lamp C1931

$375.00 Sale $300.00

When technology became common place in the 1930's and '40's, consumers were afraid that the low glow emitting from radios and televisions would damage their eye sight. So, charming Radio and Television Lamps like this one became popular, adding a little more light to the room and often serving th...

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 Romance Revival Boudoir Lamp C1930
Romance Revival Boudoir Lamp C1930

$320.00 Sale $256.00

Intended to look like the candlestick holders used to traverse 18th and 19th-century homes at night, this little table lamp does not even crest 12" in height. While its non-electric ancestor would have also featured the handle and flame protector, this little lamp is anchored by an electric plug...

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 IAS Co Spanish Galleon Radio Lamp C1935
IAS Co Spanish Galleon Radio Lamp C1935

$575.00 Sale $460.00

When technology became common place in the 1930's and '40's, consumers were afraid that the low glow emitting from radios and televisions would damage their eye sight. So, charming Radio and Television Lamps like this one became popular, adding a little more light to the room and often serving th...

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 Pair of Historic Revival Candelabra Table Lamps C1930
Pair of Historic Revival Candelabra Table Lamps C1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

Set atop strap stands that combine organic and geometric elements, these Historic Revival candelabra lamps date from the 1930's. Surprisingly simple, the lamps offer an inconspicuous lighting solution that still takes style and history into consideration. Ideal for side tables in a guest bedroom...

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Rare O.C. White Model 1G Adjustable Wall Bracket, c1910
Rare O.C. White Model 1G Adjustable Wall Bracket, c1910

$2,100.00 Sale $1,680.00

O.C. White's patented adjustable work lights are some of the most desirable industrial fixtures on the market. Among the company's many dozens of models and configurations, this fine wall-mounting design offers exceptional reach and includes the very rare G wall swivel bracket. Based in Worcester...

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Stunning Art Deco Gilt Metal Hall Tree C1930s
Stunning Art Deco Gilt Metal Hall Tree C1930s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

There is so much to look at and enjoy with this incredible 8' coat rack: the faux bamboo contouring of the frame, the Deco-era Streamline styling, the cast Pineapple finials at the top and bottom, representing the ancient symbol of hospitality. All of these unique details are packaged in a stunni...

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Astonishing Enamel Clothing Sign by Federal Electric Co. C1903
Astonishing Enamel Clothing Sign by Federal Electric Co. C1903

$9,750.00 Sale $7,800.00

We took special care in restoring this incredible early-century Clothing sign. Having never before seen anything like it, we are fascinated by the ornate blue and white enamel frame and the 18" tall pressed enamel letters, each of which is adorned by a set of light bulbs so that this sign glows f...

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Majestic Folk Art Eagle Statue C1960
Majestic Folk Art Eagle Statue C1960

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Is there anything more American than a chainsaw sculpture of a proud eagle? This incredible piece of folk art demonstrates some of the styles and techniques of early chainsaw artists, particularly the dramatic cross-hatching on the chest and wings. An unparalleled piece of Americana, and a must h...

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Black Double Sided Neon Office Sign C1940s
Black Double Sided Neon Office Sign C1940s

14" H x 42" W

$3,000.00 Sale $2,400.00

Point the way with this incredible double sided neon sign. The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Perch this arrow on your desk or mount it from the ceiling with the handy built-in steel str...

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Charles and Ray Eames Molded Plywood Leg Splint C1942
Charles and Ray Eames Molded Plywood Leg Splint C1942

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

The precursor to modern molded wood furniture design, this leg splint was commissioned from Charles and Ray Eames by the United States Navy in World War II. The goal of the project was to design something lightweight, modular and inexpensive and the Eames Splint was all that and more. This origin...

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Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s
Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Wolf is also comprised of nearly a century of children's laughter. The construction dates from before Wo...

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Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s
Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s

$1,500.00 Sale $1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 masks from an historic family costume shop. Hand made from paper mache, velvet and imagination, this jolly mare is also comprised of nearly a century of laughter. Beautifully crafted, this ...

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 Magnificent Double-Sided Neon Boot Repair Sign C1940
Magnificent Double-Sided Neon Boot Repair Sign C1940

65" H x 38" W

$7,500.00 Sale $6,000.00

What's not to love about this magnificent five and half foot tall Boot Repair sign? It features hand-painted lettering and shadowing, a fantastic boot shape, complete with heel and rounded toe, and boasts fully restored, bright red double-sided neon. Comes ready to hang with two top brackets and ...

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Restaurant Neon Sign with Chef Motif C1940s
Restaurant Neon Sign with Chef Motif C1940s

21" Wide x 32" High

$4,500.00 Sale $3,600.00

Bonjour! Salvaged from a restaurant in Oakland, CA, this incredible, two-toned neon sign features a fantastically fun and mischievous looking chef, complete with hat and mustache. In addition to the original paint and construction, this sign even boasts its original neon tubing, which shows its 7...

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Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1955
Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1955

$6,500.00 Sale $5,200.00

It's easy to imagine this double-sided beauty mounted at the entrance to a busy city drug store. The heavy-duty steel arms make it easy to mount this to a beam or directly to the ceiling, but we think it makes quite a statement perched on a counter or mantle, as well. The original paint and con...

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Double Sided Red Neon Cafe Sign C1950
Double Sided Red Neon Cafe Sign C1950

$4,500.00 Sale $3,600.00

It's always a good time to eat with this vintage Cafe sign.The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Ready to hang via the sturdy steel arms and comes outfitted with an 8' plastic cord. This ...

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Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1950
Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1950

$4,200.00 Sale $3,360.00

It's easy to imagine this double-sided beauty mounted at the entrance to a busy city drug store. The heavy-duty steel arms make it easy to mount this to a beam or directly to the ceiling, but we think it makes quite a statement perched on a counter or mantle, as well. The original paint and co...

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Art Deco Bead-Chain Pendant with Wing Motif C1940
Art Deco Bead-Chain Pendant with Wing Motif C1940

$345.00 Sale $276.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Sweet Mid-Century Corner Shelf C1945
Sweet Mid-Century Corner Shelf C1945

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Crisp white curtains, cherry pie, summer days; this teal corner shelf reminds us of nostalgic kitchens from the 1940's and '50's. Simply designed with three levels and perforated decorations, this sweet shelf mounts easily into any corner via the two hanging holes on the top level. Condition n...

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Green and Grey Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935
Green and Grey Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935

$65.00 Sale $52.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and grey color combination. This set also boasts lovely gold pinstriping on the back plate a...

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Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935
Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935

$65.00 Sale $52.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and white color combination. This set also boasts lovely gold pinstriping on the back plate ...

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Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils C1935
Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils C1935

$65.00 Sale $52.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and white color combination. We love the age and wear associated with these pieces, which ...

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Rare Hand-Painted General Store Pans Sign C1880s
Rare Hand-Painted General Store Pans Sign C1880s

$1,650.00 Sale $1,320.00

We're not sure what we like best about this rare 19th-century general store sign: the dramatic hand-painted shadowed letters? The carved wooden frame? What about the fact that it's over 5 feet long? As the perfect statement piece for any kitchen or restaurant, this Pans sign is ready to hang via ...

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Remarkable Porcelain 3-Light Fixture By Porcelier, C1930
Remarkable Porcelain 3-Light Fixture By Porcelier, C1930

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$925.00 Sale $740.00

Like an Art Deco skyscraper upside down and growing from the ceiling, this very rare, pale yellow beauty has been sitting on our storeroom shelf for years waiting for us to finally decide we were ready to part with it. The maker is Porcelier, that clearly had fun designing this one, with its swir...

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Pair of Chipped White Toledo Cafe Chairs, C1910
Pair of Chipped White Toledo Cafe Chairs, C1910

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$825.00 Sale $660.00

The Toledo chair, with iconic cabriole legs and hour-glass bent-metal frame, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. This re...

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Set of Large Mid-Century Modern Chrome Plated Drawer Pulls C1950
Set of Large Mid-Century Modern Chrome Plated Drawer Pulls C1950

$200.00 Sale $160.00

Sleekly modern in both design and material, this set of mid-century drawer pulls will instantly elevate the style of any kitchen. The chrome plating is in excellent condition and, at 9" long, these pulls are even more impressive. Please note that the pulls are unusually large and there is a 6" se...

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Set of 3 Cast Iron "Elephant Trunk" Coat Hooks, c1910
Set of 3 Cast Iron "Elephant Trunk" Coat Hooks, c1910

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$50.00 Sale $40.00

The "elephant trunk" coat hook is familiar to many of us from school days. This pair still sports a great deal of the original japanned black surface over the cast iron.

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NOS Pair of Pool Blue Streamline Plastic Pulls,c1935
NOS Pair of Pool Blue Streamline Plastic Pulls,c1935

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$8.00 Sale $6.40

A rare find of "new old stock" plastic cabinet pulls from the late Art Deco era offers distinctive style and color. Note: Mounting screws are included. $('#order_cart_line_item_quantity').attr('disabled','disabled');

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Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935
Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935

$550.00 Sale $440.00

Some old dogs can learn new tricks. This beautifully finished Toledo typing desk base has been given new life with the addition of a slab of reclaimed fir. The piece offers a buttery smooth work surface, as well as convertible legs that allow the desk to become mobile with the flip of a handle. W...

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Cole Steel Multi-Drawer Cabinet C1960
Cole Steel Multi-Drawer Cabinet C1960

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Imagine how organized you'll be with the help of this fantastic mid-century filing cabinet. Manufactured by Cole Steel, this unit boasts 18 drawers, each with their own aluminum drawer pull and label slot. While we have stacked up the 6 bays onto the original baked-on green base, you can also un...

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Ornate Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s
Ornate Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s

$950.00 Sale $760.00

This impressive contraption folds, swivels, lifts, collapses and can be disassembled for transport. It is a completely adjustable book stand, designed for the portability. Built to accommodate books of all shapes and sizes, the oak panels open, close and spread so that the book is always supporte...

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Industrial O.C. White Adjustable Wall or Desk Lamp C1950
Industrial O.C. White Adjustable Wall or Desk Lamp C1950

$750.00 Sale $600.00

O.C. White's patented adjustable work lights are some of the most desirable industrial fixtures on the market. Among the company's many dozens of models and configurations, this fine wall or desk-mounting design offers exceptional reach and features great sea foam green accents. Based in Worces...

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Adjustable/Collapsible "Handilamp" Metal Desk Light, C1935
Adjustable/Collapsible "Handilamp" Metal Desk Light, C1935

$325.00 Sale $260.00

The "Handilamp" is a small but charming desk light popular among collectors of classic industrial fixtures. We'll let the copy from an original ad from the 1937 Hatfield Supply Company catalog in our archive speak for itself: "Handilamp - The Little Lamp of 1,000 Uses. A collapsible, portable la...

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Farquhar Transparent Lucite Celestial Globe C1977
Farquhar Transparent Lucite Celestial Globe C1977

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Every component of this stunning celestial globe is made from lucite, including the modern base with built-in compass. The globe is date 1977, and was produced by Robert Farquhar of Philadelphia, PA. This specimen features a special "Earth-in-Space" design, allowing the globe within to be turned ...

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Giant White Enamel ART Sign C1940s
Giant White Enamel ART Sign C1940s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Comprised of three four-foot-tall porcelain enameled letters, this vintage ART sign is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, each letter was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letters are worn and ...

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Weathered Workshop Stool by Lyon C1920s
Weathered Workshop Stool by Lyon C1920s

$275.00 Sale $220.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 24" tall, this stool is a great additi...

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Alaska North Star Freezer Ice Cream Maker C1910s
Alaska North Star Freezer Ice Cream Maker C1910s

$140.00 Sale $112.00

The Alaska Freezer Company (of Massachusetts) began making ice cream makers at the turn of the century, right at the height of Alaska's Yukon Gold Rush. This delightful little machine likely dates from that period and features a hand-powered aluminum mixer. While we don't recommend this for makin...

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Mid-Century Dinner Tray with Pine Cone Motif C1950s
Mid-Century Dinner Tray with Pine Cone Motif C1950s

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$40.00 Sale $32.00

With the growing popularity of TV, the 1950's and '60's saw the advent of a new cuisine: the TV Dinner. This darling steel tray would have served many a microwaved meal, with the added benefit of being stylish as well as functional. We love the screened pine cone design, and hope you do, too! Sol...

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Hand Wrought Olympic Log Master Andirons C1915
Hand Wrought Olympic Log Master Andirons C1915

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Hand forged by the Olympic Log Masters, this pair of iron andirons features beautifully stylized rams heads. Although they date to the early 20th century, these andirons would make a stately addition to any hearth.

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Ornate Federal Brass Andirons C1820
Ornate Federal Brass Andirons C1820

$2,000.00 Sale $1,600.00

This pair of New England cast brass andirons dates back to the period of 1810-1820 and comes with all of the wonderful symmetry and stately simplicity of the Federal period. Good condition with excellent aged patina, suitable for any style home. The log stops may have been replaced at a later date.

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Gilt Cast Iron Craftsman Andirons C1910s
Gilt Cast Iron Craftsman Andirons C1910s

$500.00 Sale $400.00

This pair of cast iron andirons features a gilt finish and simple composition. The texture is meant to resemble forge and hammer marks, implying that these were made by hand, rather than cast from a pattern. These would have been typical in an American Arts and Crafts bungalow in the 1910's and '...

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Set of 6 Purple and Gold Lanissa Ornaments W/ Original Box C1950
Set of 6 Purple and Gold Lanissa Ornaments W/ Original Box C1950

$90.00 Sale $72.00

A popular and prolific holiday ornament company, Lanissa produced flocked and stenciled glass decor out of West Germany for decades during the mid-century. This set of 6 purple and gold glass ornaments features curling lines of red and silver glitter. Perfect for adding a little period authentici...

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Pair of Ward's Supreme Roller Skates C1950
Pair of Ward's Supreme Roller Skates C1950

$55.00 Sale $44.00

Perfectly weathered, this pair of Ward's Supreme adjustable roller skates feature a rustically worn aluminum finish and a single leather strap. In their prime, these skates would have been on every Tom and Jane's Christmas list. Today, they make a fun and nostalgic decor item, the perfect additio...

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Porcelain Enamel Balsam-Wool Insulation Sign C1940
Porcelain Enamel Balsam-Wool Insulation Sign C1940

$750.00 Sale $600.00

An early ad for Balsam-Wool Insulation promised that the patented fiber and wood chip blanket would keep the "B-r-r Out of Breakfast." This charmingly worn porcelain enamel sign depicts a snow-covered cabin, kept cozy thanks to the help of Weyerhauser's Balsam-Wool attic insulation. We love the w...

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Perfectly Worn Flexible Flyer 52 Inch Sled C1925
Perfectly Worn Flexible Flyer 52 Inch Sled C1925

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Go dashing through the snow on this authentic Flexible Flyer sled. Ideal for decor or downhill racing, this little beauty brings heart-warming holiday cheer in any capacity. Mount it above your mantel, hang it next to your tree or make a memorable tablescape -- the possibilities are endless with ...

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Pair Sheffield-Style Silver Plate Candlestick Holders C1830
Pair Sheffield-Style Silver Plate Candlestick Holders C1830

$350.00 Sale $280.00

In traditional Sheffield style, this pair of silver plate candleholders feature a scalloped and gathered composition. The candlesticks are weighted, silver plate and have removable bobeches. There are silver marks on the side of each base (see third photo), which point us toward Sheffield as the ...

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Traditional Victorian Cast Iron Tree Stand C1900
Traditional Victorian Cast Iron Tree Stand C1900

$150.00 Sale $120.00

Just in time for the holidays comes this handsome cast iron tree stand, complete with original green and gold polychrome. Made of sturdy cast iron, this stand will support any small sized tree with the help of its three original stabilizer screws. Condition notes: Lovely original condition with...

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Traditional Amish-Style Hickory Bentwood Rocker C1930
Traditional Amish-Style Hickory Bentwood Rocker C1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

Amish craftsmen have been building this style of bentwood rocker for many generations, and the example shown here is almost as old as the design itself. Judging from the weathering and the fasteners, we'd put this handsome hickory rocker toward the early half of the 20th century. Today, there's n...

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Giant Lighted Flashing Star Sign C1955
Giant Lighted Flashing Star Sign C1955

$4,200.00 Sale $3,360.00

Your house will be the brightest on the block when adorned with this classic 4-foot tall lighted star. Originally, it would have decorated the entrance to a carnival or park ground, but we can easily imagine it on the roof of Clark Griswold's well-lit holiday home. In addition to the heart-warm...

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Vintage Two-Sided Hotel Vacancy Sign C1955
Vintage Two-Sided Hotel Vacancy Sign C1955

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

Straight from a road-side motel, this vacancy/no vacancy sign comes fully restored with period-appropriate neon and a wiring system that allows you to turn the "NO" on and off with a pull of a chain. We love the chipped blue finish of the sign canister, perfectly worn away to show the metal below...

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Pair of Santa Land Candle Stick Lights C1960
Pair of Santa Land Candle Stick Lights C1960

$625.00 Sale $500.00

These wonderfully home-made Santa Land candle lights appear straight out of St. Nick's workshop, as fun and whimsical as the holidays themselves. Ideal for anyone who loves to go over-the-top with their annual decorating, these lamps stand almost three feet tall and have all of the charm and nost...

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Double-Sided Mid-Century Neon Open Sign C1965
Double-Sided Mid-Century Neon Open Sign C1965

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

Welcome visitors, customers and house guests alike with this fantastic neon OPEN sign. This well-preserved neon sign features a bright baked-on red and white painted finish, a simple, mid-century lettering style and expertly restored neon tubing on not one, but two glowing sides. The steel arms s...

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Mid-Century Neon Pizza Sign W/ Enamel Face C1965
Mid-Century Neon Pizza Sign W/ Enamel Face C1965

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

Imagine sitting by the warm glow of this bright & tasty red neon Pizza sign, waiting for your pie to come out of the oven. We are tantalized by this fully restored sign, which features the rare and always desirable enamel face plate, seen here in crisp black and white. Originally, the sign wa...

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Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935
Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935

$1,300.00 Sale $1,040.00

Crafted from cut and welded steel, these barn yard animal shooting targets are a charming example of rustic Americana. Each of the two-dimensional figures feature perfectly aged finishes, complete with bullet and pellet marks that prove the previous owner was a pretty good shot. The animals stand...

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Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960
Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Bring in the clowns! This adorable little folding chair features a bright red baked-on enamel finish, wonderful wear in the seat and legs, and a happy little clown on the back rest. A fun addition to any play room! Condition notes: Worn condition, but well preserved with easy opening and closing...

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Vintage Blue and White Metal Scooter C1955
Vintage Blue and White Metal Scooter C1955

$65.00 Sale $52.00

Glide along on this dandy little scooter, which retains as much of its speed as it does charm and character. We love the worn blue and white baked-on enamel finish, which is perfectly chipped in all the right places. Special features include: a helpful kickstand, a break pedal and rubberized hand...

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Rocket Ship Gumball Dispenser By Northwestern Vending Corp C1959
Rocket Ship Gumball Dispenser By Northwestern Vending Corp C1959

$2,500.00 Sale $2,000.00

Piggy-backing on the mid-century Space Craze, the Northwestern Vending Corporation released several celestially themed vending and arcade machines. This edition, the Moon Rocket, was one of their earliest models in the aerial category, as they later debuted the Saturn 5000 and the Northwestern Je...

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Perfectly Aged Lighted Carnival Arrow C1950
Perfectly Aged Lighted Carnival Arrow C1950

$5,500.00 Sale $4,400.00

Step right up and bask in the glow of this remarkable carnival arrow sign! Two-sided and two-toned, this lighted sign has been fully restored and now features 110 flickering bulbs (55 on either side), powered by a flicker motor that causes the lights to pulse in waves along the arrow. The patina ...

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 Rough and Primitive Tri-Color Display Shelf C1940
Rough and Primitive Tri-Color Display Shelf C1940

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Proof that storage can be fun and useful, this tri-colored display shelf offers fantastic rustic character and plenty of functionality. Primitively built, the piece has four tiers of curved wooden shelves, a bubbly composition, and a wonderfully chipped red, white and blue finish, all set atop th...

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Mid-Century Amber Mosaic Pendant C1960's
Mid-Century Amber Mosaic Pendant C1960's

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$465.00 Sale $372.00

Fashioned on a cylinder of Lucite, the mosaic on this mid-century pendant features hues of yellow, orange and red to form a glowing column of mesmerizing light. The maker of these fixtures is unknown, but they fit into the vibrant, mix-media genre made popular in the 1960's by lighting companies ...

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Petite Chrome Sputnik Pendant C1965
Petite Chrome Sputnik Pendant C1965

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Like a space age sea urchin, this polished chrome sputnik pendant is covered in protruding light bulbs. Each of the 21 sockets is spaced evenly around the 6" diameter globe, radiating in such a close cluster that the whole fixture only measures 13" in diameter when lamped. Although it hails from...

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Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Sconce C1963
Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Sconce C1963

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$625.00 Sale $500.00

Rescued from the now-defunct Gypsy Lounge, a Portland, Oregon establishment that fed and watered local rabble-rousers for 67 years, this remarkable sconce is as wacky and fun as the restaurant in which it used to hang. Because of its location in a residential neighborhood and the popular fishbowl...

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Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Chandelier C1963
Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Chandelier C1963

$12,500.00 Sale $10,000.00

Rescued from the now-defunct Gypsy Lounge, a Portland, Oregon establishment that fed and watered local rabble-rousers for 67 years, this remarkable chandelier is as wacky and fun as the restaurant in which it used to hang. Because of its location in a residential neighborhood and the popular fis...

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Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Pendant C1963
Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge Pendant C1963

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$375.00 Sale $300.00

Rescued from the now-defunct Gypsy Lounge, a Portland, Oregon establishment that fed and watered local rabble-rousers for 67 years, this remarkable pendant is as wacky and fun as the restaurant in which it used to hang. Because of its location in a residential neighborhood and the popular fishbow...

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Fully Restored Best Western Crown Sign C1962
Fully Restored Best Western Crown Sign C1962

$15,000.00 Sale $12,000.00

While a stylized crown is still part of the Best Western Hotel chain's emblem today, the original interpretation was much more literal. At 5' tall, this incredible lighted crown sign has been fully restored by our team of expert craftsmen. The red and gold painted steel panels shine brightly and ...

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Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge 3-Light Chandelier C1963
Stunningly Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge 3-Light Chandelier C1963

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$4,500.00 Sale $3,600.00

Rescued from the now-defunct Gypsy Lounge, a Portland, Oregon establishment that fed and watered local rabble-rousers for 67 years, this remarkable 3-light chandelier is as wacky and fun as the restaurant in which it used to hang. Because of its location in a residential neighborhood and the popu...

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Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge 3-Light Chandelier C1963
Mid-Century Gypsy Lounge 3-Light Chandelier C1963

$4,250.00 Sale $3,400.00

Rescued from the now-defunct Gypsy Lounge, a Portland, Oregon establishment that fed and watered local rabble-rousers for 67 years, this remarkable 3-light chandelier is as wacky and fun as the restaurant in which it used to hang. Because of its location in a residential neighborhood and the popu...

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Double Sided Blue and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s
Double Sided Blue and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s

$3,750.00 Sale $3,000.00

Bask in the warm and wonderful glow of this six and a half foot tall salvaged carnival sign. This incredible piece features 150 flashing lights (75 on either side) and has been outfitted with an updated flasher, which pulses the bulbs a a dazzling speed. Even though we completely restored the w...

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Double Sided Red and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s
Double Sided Red and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s

$3,750.00 Sale $3,000.00

Bask in the warm and wonderful glow of this six and a half foot tall salvaged carnival sign. This incredible piece features 150 flashing lights (75 on either side) and has been outfitted with an updated flasher, which pulses the bulbs at a dazzling speed. Even though we completely restored the...

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Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Stork is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dates...

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Fully Restored Red and White Arrow Marquee Sign C1950s
Fully Restored Red and White Arrow Marquee Sign C1950s

$4,000.00 Sale $3,200.00

This brightly colored arrow marquee sign has been fully restored (that includes a fresh coat of paint and a new flasher). With 27 flashing light bulbs on either side, this vision of red and white is sure to grab anyone's attention, just as it did 60 years ago. Comes with new 6 foot black plastic ...

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Enormous Worn Red Marquee Arrow C1950s
Enormous Worn Red Marquee Arrow C1950s

120" W x 19" H x 10" D

$6,500.00 Sale $5,200.00

Without question, this is one of the biggest, flashiest signs in our collection. Plug it in and stand back: the thrill and fun of each twinkling light will point your guests to wherever the action is taking place. Did we mention it is two sided? Even though this sign boasts a total of 78 sockets...

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Mid-Century Bowtie Pendant W/ Perforated Shade by Lightolier C1955
Mid-Century Bowtie Pendant W/ Perforated Shade by Lightolier C1955

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$950.00 Sale $760.00

Likely distributed as part of Lightolier's commercial line, this Bowtie Pendant features some of our favorite mid-century modern motifs and a few elements that made Lightolier the lighting powerhouse of the day. The dual-cone shade (often called a "bowtie") is featured here in period appropriate ...

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Vintage Skate Case W/ Conoco Travel Decals and Leather Roller Skates C1940's
Vintage Skate Case W/ Conoco Travel Decals and Leather Roller Skates C1940's

$395.00 Sale $316.00

This incredible mid-century relic has something for everyone: for the petroliana collector in your life, the case boasts a stunning collection of (highly desirable) 1930's and '40's Conoco Gas decals, which would have been amassed by travelling around state to state. For the mid-century design an...

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19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair
19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Rustic and delightful, this tiny hand built and hand painted carriage would have spun through the air on a small Ferris Wheel. Painted with scrolls and flowers, the bench is made of simple wooden slats, which would have originally been covered with cushions. A great decorative element that would ...

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Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Chipmunk is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. One of those rare p...

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Contemporary Tubular 3-Arm Chandelier C1970
Contemporary Tubular 3-Arm Chandelier C1970

$950.00 Sale $760.00

With all of the trappings of the late-mid-century Mod revolution, this yellow and chrome 3-arm chandelier brings unexpected shapes and finishes together to form the kind of light that could belong on Stanley Kubrick's Discovery One space craft. Bright primary colors were the order of the day whe...

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 Mid-Century Globe Pendant C1960
Mid-Century Globe Pendant C1960

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Meant for the high-ceiling'ed kitchens, living rooms and breeze ways that enjoyed a vogue in mid-century ranch homes, perfectly spherical globe pendants such as this were lovely ways to add light to large, airy spaces. The simplicity and symmetry of the styling is as relevant today as it was then...

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Essential Mid-Century Globe Pendant C1960
Essential Mid-Century Globe Pendant C1960

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$350.00 Sale $280.00

Meant for the high-ceiling'ed kitchens, living rooms and breeze ways that enjoyed a vogue in mid-century ranch homes, perfectly spherical globe pendants such as this were lovely ways to add light to large, airy spaces. The simplicity and symmetry of the styling is as relevant today as it was the...

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Mid-Century Amber Mosaic 3-Light Chandelier C1960's
Mid-Century Amber Mosaic 3-Light Chandelier C1960's

$1,395.00 Sale $1,116.00

Fashioned on cylinders of Lucite, the mosaics on this mid-century 3-light chandelier feature hues of yellow, orange and red to form a glowing trio of mesmerizing light. The maker of these fixtures is unknown, but they fit into the vibrant, mixed-media genre made popular in the late 1950's and ear...

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Four Foot Tall Ice Cream Cone Sign C1960s
Four Foot Tall Ice Cream Cone Sign C1960s

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

Get in the mood for summer with this four foot tall fiberglass ice cream cone, complete with whipped cream! This three-dimensional sign once flanked the entry way to a neighborhood scoop shop and stands today as a reminder of idyllic vacations and mid-century quirk. The cone is hollow and while...

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Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,000.00 Sale $800.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Donkey is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dat...

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Mid-Century Double-Sided Neon Take Out Sign C1960
Mid-Century Double-Sided Neon Take Out Sign C1960

$3,500.00 Sale $2,800.00

Imagine sitting by the warm glow of this bright red neon Take Out sign, waiting for your food to come off the grill. We are tantalized by this fully restored sign, which features neon on both sides, seen here in crisp red and white. The sign boasts its original canister and finish, as well as the...

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Pair of Mid-Century Tiki Lounge Folding Chairs C1955
Pair of Mid-Century Tiki Lounge Folding Chairs C1955

$180.00 Sale $144.00

Break out the Pina Coladas, because these tropical folding chairs scream Tiki Bar! Made from bamboo and rattan (staples of mid-century "leisure" design), this pair provides flash and style without compromising stability or efficiency. In nice vintage condition, there is one rung of bamboo missing...

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 Hardworking Sit-Rite Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930
Hardworking Sit-Rite Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This industrial "Sit-Rite" factory stool from the Wisconsin Chair Co. has it all: a fully adjustable frame that raises and lowers 10", a perfectly worn folded steel base and a beautiful solid oak seat and back rest that shows decades of use and character. We love the folded steel base and the adj...

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Set of 4 Salterini-Style Clam Shell Folding Chairs C1960
Set of 4 Salterini-Style Clam Shell Folding Chairs C1960

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Possibly the result of the Maurizio Tempestini and John Salterini design collaboration, these folding clam shell chairs are a more accessible rendition of the high-end outdoor furnishing offered by Salterini through the mid-20th century. We love the wonderful mid-century styling, the well-intact ...

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Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930
Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930

Sold as a set of four, but check with customer service about additional quantities.

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this column of industrial stack bins? If so, we'd like to hear about it. Made by the Stackbin Company of Rhode Island in the 1930's, these bins are hearty enough to handle any storage need. Banded together in a steel rac...

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Iconic 40/4 Oak Veneer Stacking Chair by David Rowland C1960s
Iconic 40/4 Oak Veneer Stacking Chair by David Rowland C1960s

$175.00 Sale $140.00

Simple, ubiquitous, iconic. The 40/4 Stacking Chair by David Rowland is one of the most familiar and reliable decorative arts designs of the 20th century. A contemporary of Eames, Saarenin and Knoll, David Rowland studied under Norman Bel Geddes before before embarking on his own journey of Indus...

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Vintage Kitchen Stool by Boyle C1930
Vintage Kitchen Stool by Boyle C1930

$175.00 Sale $140.00

This little kitchen stool has it all: solid steel construction, unique Deco decorative elements, and (best of all) a wonderfully worn painted finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 18" tall, this stool is a great a...

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Mid-Century Wire Plant Stand C1960
Mid-Century Wire Plant Stand C1960

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$125.00 Sale $100.00

Wire and bent metal forms were some of the hallmarks of Mid-Mod design, and this petite bent-wire plant stand comes right out of that movement. Ideal for an intimate patio or apartment balcony, this tiny stand is a fun and useful addition to any space. Refinished in period-appropriate matte black...

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NOS Do Not Clean With Gasoline Sign C1940s
NOS Do Not Clean With Gasoline Sign C1940s

$325.00 Sale $260.00

We are big fans of New Old Stock (NOS) signage, especially when they boast unusual and funky graphics. This garage sign offers a helpful reminding, with the aid of a hapless gas station attendant. A great, mid-century piece of automotive history, in near-perfect condition. Condition notes: NOS ...

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Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950
Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950

$325.00 Sale $260.00

Cast from solid bronze, this impressive placard shows a soaring eagle overcoming a tiger, perhaps symbolic of the Korean War. The piece, which weighs about 20 pounds, is easily hung via the three counter-sunk screw holes seen on the wings of the eagle and shoulder of the tiger. Condition notes:...

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Handsome Sit-Rite Shop Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930
Handsome Sit-Rite Shop Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This industrial "Sit-Rite" factory stool from the Wisconsin Chair Co. has it all: a fully adjustable frame that raises and lowers 10", great worn green patina and a beautiful solid oak seat and back rest. We love the folded steel base and the adjustable mechanism allows this stool to go from dini...

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Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's
Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's

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$95.00 Sale $76.00

This wonderfully stenciled pine crate would have held 100 cakes of Kirkman brand borax soap. Each cake was wrapped in a screen-printed coupon, which would go toward your next order of Kirkman soap. Hence the slogan "Save the Coupons!" After its life as a soap box, this crate was put to use storin...

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Extremely Rare Original Holophane Arc Pendant by Benjamin, C1908
Extremely Rare Original Holophane Arc Pendant by Benjamin, C1908

$4,200.00 Sale $3,360.00

Something of the holy grail for Holophane fans, this pendant has no less than six matching prismatic shades, all intact, plus a two-part reflector above. You do the math: 8 fragile glass shades x 105 years = nearly infinite opportunities for breakage. Which, somehow, this light avoided. (Well don...

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"Fleurette"Line Slipper-Shade Chandelier, C1934
"Fleurette"Line Slipper-Shade Chandelier, C1934

$1,175.00 Sale $940.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Sears, Roebuck & Co. sold this line, inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typic...

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Classical Revival 4-Light Chandelier W/ Inverted Shades C1910
Classical Revival 4-Light Chandelier W/ Inverted Shades C1910

$1,150.00 Sale $920.00

Inverted gas fixtures with this less common shade arrangement became popular after 1910, a time when the Classical Revival movement was enjoying one of its many vogues. Originally outfitted to provide gas-powered light, this handsome chandelier has been outfitted with period-appropriate electrica...

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Revival Pendant W/Amber Crackle Shade, C1928
Revival Pendant W/Amber Crackle Shade, C1928

$495.00 Sale $396.00

With its wrought iron framework and wonderful amber crackle shade, this lantern is a bit of a Revival chameleon that can blend in well across most all of the popular styles of the late 1920s and 1930s, from Colonial Revival to Mediterranean. We've reproduced the finish in a a rich wrought iron-st...

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Blue-tinted Pressed Glass Bead-Chain Fixture, C1940
Blue-tinted Pressed Glass Bead-Chain Fixture, C1940

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Rare and Remarkable 12-Light Commercial Chandelier C1905
Rare and Remarkable 12-Light Commercial Chandelier C1905

$14,800.00 Sale $11,840.00

To the untrained eye, this fixture might appear to be just another over-the-top "fancy" Victorian chandelier - but it is so much more than that, and we feel very fortunate to offer it here. Probably dating to the first decade of the 20th century, during the transitional period when Victorian deco...

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Dignitary Bare Bulb Beam Light, c1920
Dignitary Bare Bulb Beam Light, c1920

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$220.00 Sale $176.00

It's challenging to appear dignified when you're sweet and small. But this petite flush-mount manages the feat quite capably. Our favorite detail? The barely-there petals around the socket. We simply enhanced the lovely stature of this light by refinishing it in Matte Antique with hand-rubbed hig...

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 Crouse-Hinds Pendant W/ Prismatic Shade and Bulb Cover C1940s
Crouse-Hinds Pendant W/ Prismatic Shade and Bulb Cover C1940s

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$775.00 Sale $620.00

This Crouse-Hinds industrial pendant light features a prismatic shade and faceted explosion-proof bulb cover, which (factory fires aside) would help refract the light throughout even the largest room in your home. The cast aluminum fitter connects to a 20" rod and extends from a hang-straight bal...

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Colonial Revival Entryway Hoop Light W/ Etched Glass Shade C1935
Colonial Revival Entryway Hoop Light W/ Etched Glass Shade C1935

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Colonial Revival entry lights of the 1930s don't get much sweeter than this one, with its classic Colonial motifs of fancy loop, "oil font" and etched-glass hurricane-type shade. Yet its clean lines, soft polished nickel finish and tiered elements lend it an updated touch of modern sensibilities....

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Acanthus Adorned Beam Light In Aged Brass, C1925
Acanthus Adorned Beam Light In Aged Brass, C1925

$220.00 Sale $176.00

Modest but far from meek, this beam light in amazing original polychrome would make any small space feel special. The acanthus bobeche around the socket gives it just enough pizazz, while the large hand-painted gold bulb (sold separately) hearkens back to an earlier age of lighting technology. ...

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Adjustable Modern Chrome PlatedAdjustable Modern Chrome Plated "Eye Ball" Lamp C1965
Adjustable Modern Chrome PlatedAdjustable Modern Chrome Plated "Eye Ball" Lamp C1965

$475.00 Sale $380.00

The "eye ball" lamp became a popular design for many American and Scandinavian light makers in the 1960's and this little desk-top fixture makes the cut. The spherical shade can be pointed to focus in any direction while the tightening bolt and shaft allows for the "eye" to to raise and lower wit...

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Colonial Revival Beam Light in Original Silver Plate C1920
Colonial Revival Beam Light in Original Silver Plate C1920

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$300.00 Sale $240.00

Popularized in the 1920s, simple Colonial-style beam lights were meant for smaller rooms like hallways, stairwells, and pantries. This antique version retains its original silver plated finish – and its period charm. * Historical Style: Classic * Notes: May not fit over a standard junction box...

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Classic "Ajusco" Articulated Industrial Desk Lamp, C1925
Classic "Ajusco" Articulated Industrial Desk Lamp, C1925

$650.00 Sale $520.00

In a cyber-sea of "industrial" desk lamps - some authentic, many just fishy - examples like this one from the Adjustable Fixture Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin swim by only rarely. From the efficient proprietary joint designs and elegantly stepping tube diameters on the flexible arm, to the clas...

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Oak School Chair W/ Desk C1930
Oak School Chair W/ Desk C1930

$275.00 Sale $220.00

Straight from an inter-war-era classroom comes this stoic school chair. As comfortable and solid, this weathered oak specimen could find a home office or study -- it could even make a unique breakfast bar in a small apartment. The possibilities are endless, as is the charm. Condition notes: Ver...

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Sleek and Sophisticated Back-Lit Keys Made Sign C1940
Sleek and Sophisticated Back-Lit Keys Made Sign C1940

$750.00 Sale $600.00

In the annals of advertisement history, Art Deco and Streamline back-lit window signs are at the top of every collector's wish list. This majestic relic of streamlined signage features hand-applied black-out paint on reeded glass, which reveals the words "Keys Made" when lit. Just as charming is ...

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Slatted Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1925
Slatted Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1925

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

The only thing better than an early 20th-century folding chair is an early 20th-century tandem folding chair. Made from solid maple, this sturdy classic is perfectly proportioned to fit into your dining room, living room or entry hall. Even though the double-folding chair is a utilitarian workhor...

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Iconic Ironrite Health Posture Ironing Chair C1938
Iconic Ironrite Health Posture Ironing Chair C1938

$495.00 Sale $396.00

Designed by Herman Sperlich for the Ironrite Ironer Company, this steel and molded plywood chair was produced specifically for busy housewives who spent hours a day at the ironing board. As early understanding of ergonomics developed, good posture was equated with good health, leading to decorati...

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2-Light Benjamin Cluster Pendant W/Cobalt Crimped Reflector, C1930
2-Light Benjamin Cluster Pendant W/Cobalt Crimped Reflector, C1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This unusual combination of a classic functional pendant and the stunning crimped cobalt reflector is enhanced by the 2-Light Benjamin cluster. To increase the light output of single-socket cord pendants like this, porcelain-insulated cluster sockets by companies like Benjamin would be screwed i...

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Silvery Blue Mercury Glass Twisted Cord Pendant, C1925
Silvery Blue Mercury Glass Twisted Cord Pendant, C1925

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$675.00 Sale $540.00

"Mercury glass" is a term for interior-silvered double-walled glass that has been sealed to protect the mirror finish from scrapes and scratches. The striated pattern in the glass helps to diffuse the light, and the blue tint is an attempt to better re-create the color of sunlight - much like ful...

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Streamlined Mid-Century Semi Flush Fixture C1955
Streamlined Mid-Century Semi Flush Fixture C1955

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$375.00 Sale $300.00

This light seems to be the result of a union between industrial and mid-century design inspirations. The end is an unusual, streamlined semi-flush fixture, whose matte antique finished reflector is wonderfully contrasted by the shallow opal glass lens at the base. It is likely that we can attribu...

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Sparkling Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, C1935
Sparkling Deco-Era Store Pendant W/Lens Shade, C1935

$725.00 Sale $580.00

This classic Late Deco pendant features the popular combination white and clear shade common in many Depression-era stores and commercial settings. The clear pressed-glass lens on the bottom of the shade directed more direct rays downward while the opal upper glass diffused the light evenly aroun...

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Exceptionally Rare Gas Hoop Pendant C1870s
Exceptionally Rare Gas Hoop Pendant C1870s

$1,800.00 Sale $1,440.00

Popular for basic lighting needs from the 1870s well into the early 1900s, hoop gas fixtures were widely used in functional, utilitarian spaces like stores, shops, and work spaces. However this example is a bit more unique due to the delicate Neo Grec details: note the brass wings at the hips of ...

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Intricate 2-Light Victorian Pendant, C1900
Intricate 2-Light Victorian Pendant, C1900

$785.00 Sale $628.00

With the classic cast scrolling armbacks, this lovely electric fixture from around the turn of the century offers generous style, light, and decorative impact. We've fitted this pendant with a lovely pair of etched shades with a lovely floral pattern, which perfectly set off the carbon-filament ...

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Over-The-Top Floral Chandelier W/Original Polychrome, C1928
Over-The-Top Floral Chandelier W/Original Polychrome, C1928

$875.00 Sale $700.00

The late-1920s saw an explosion in the popularity of decorative cast white-metal fixtures with exposed globe bulbs and rich polychrome finishes like this example. Most were either flush mounts or chain-hung chandeliers, so an elegant, compact semi-flush like this one is a prize find. As a 5-light...

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Beautiful Colonial Moderne Transitional Chandelier, C1937
Beautiful Colonial Moderne Transitional Chandelier, C1937

$680.00 Sale $544.00

With its forward-looking mix of Moderne and Colonial elements, this dual-toned 5-light chandelier makes a statement that is both modern and traditional at the same time. Warm, decorated, pressed glass shades and intricate chrome filigree complete the unique hybrid look of this gorgeous 1930s chan...

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NOS Classic Bare Bulb Beam Light C1935
NOS Classic Bare Bulb Beam Light C1935

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$250.00 Sale $200.00

According to our list, this little light has it all: New Old Stock, original condition: check. Molded glass combined with polished aluminum: check. Small fixtures with single exposed bulbs like this one were called "beam lights" and were typical in bedrooms, hallways, pantries, and other small ro...

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Classy Centerpost Fixture w/Modern Glass Insert, C1940
Classy Centerpost Fixture w/Modern Glass Insert, C1940

$395.00 Sale $316.00

Center-post fixtures of the 1940s can often have a sort of "Grandma" feel to them – not this stunner. An exceptionally well balanced mix of tasteful traditional motifs executed with a sense of quality and modern relevance (the Deco-inspired glass fronds in the center are wonderful), this is a fix...

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"Riveting" Arts & Crafts Brass Dome w/Slag Glass, C1908
"Riveting" Arts & Crafts Brass Dome w/Slag Glass, C1908

$5,750.00 Sale $4,600.00

The first decade of the 20th century saw the dual rise of two trends - Arts & Crafts lighting, and the dining room "dome" chandelier. This rare, beautifully patinated, all original, and exceedingly well-preserved example captures the bold spirit and rustic look that characterized the earliest...

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Stunning Arts & Crafts Scroll Pendant W/ Quezal Shade C1910
Stunning Arts & Crafts Scroll Pendant W/ Quezal Shade C1910

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$475.00 Sale $380.00

Not that it needs it, but this incredible Arts & Crafts scoll pendant is elevated even higher by the addition of a Quezal gold aurene shade. The shade is marked and carries with it the unmistakable quality and luminescence of the New York-based Art Glass company's product. This stunning penda...

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 Mid-Century Flush Mount W/ Conical Pinstriped Shade C1955
Mid-Century Flush Mount W/ Conical Pinstriped Shade C1955

$265.00 Sale $212.00

Straight from the 1950's, this lovely little light would love to tuck in over a home bar or into a cozy little nook. Featuring its original shade and finish, this happy light has all the sophistication and class to make a splash anywhere. Note the wear in the fixture's brass plating, which is co...

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Mid-Century Tiered Crystal Chandelier C1965
Mid-Century Tiered Crystal Chandelier C1965

$500.00 Sale $400.00

Inspired by nearly 80 years of sparkling, crystal-encrusted lighting comes this 1960's rendition -- an homage to the high-brow European chandeliers that lit lavish homes on both sides of the Atlantic at the turn of the century. Proof that elegance is never out of style, this 1960's rendition feat...

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Mid-Century Flush Mount W/ Pinstriped Shade C1955
Mid-Century Flush Mount W/ Pinstriped Shade C1955

$265.00 Sale $212.00

Straight from the 1950's, this lovely little light would love to tuck in over a home bar or into a cozy little nook. Featuring its original shade and finish, this happy light has all the sophistication and class to make a splash anywhere. * Historical Style: Mid-Century Modern

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Elegant and Refined Colonial Revival Chandelier C1920
Elegant and Refined Colonial Revival Chandelier C1920

$975.00 Sale $780.00

A little goes a long way with this remarkable Colonial Revival chandelier. Ornate without being ostentatious, design elements include a turned spherical body that terminates in a traditional finial and impressive swooping armbacks. The delicately painted opal shades offer a lovely, warm glow, mak...

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Portable Lamp Co. Colonial Revival Swag Light C1960s
Portable Lamp Co. Colonial Revival Swag Light C1960s

$525.00 Sale $420.00

Reminiscent of the days when candles were the only light to read by, this shaded swag light boasts 3 candle stick light bulb stems, the original aged brass finish and Classically inspired symmetry. This swag light, which hangs from an extensive chain and can be plugged in anywhere, offers a char...

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Late Mid-Century Pendant W/ Smoke Glass Globe C1968
Late Mid-Century Pendant W/ Smoke Glass Globe C1968

$375.00 Sale $300.00

Meant for the high-ceiling'ed kitchens, living rooms and breeze ways that enjoyed a vogue in mid-century ranch homes, perfectly spherical globe pendants such as this were lovely ways to add light to large, airy spaces. The simplicity and symmetry of the styling is as relevant today as it was then...

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Hexagonal Colonial Pendant w/ Straw Opalescent Shade, C1915
Hexagonal Colonial Pendant w/ Straw Opalescent Shade, C1915

$475.00 Sale $380.00

This simple Colonial pendant has the quiet honor of being a background player for the fantastic hand-blown and Straw Opalescent stalactite or bullet shade, with its arresting and hard-to-find bulbous pointed shape. This is a striking pendant for a special location. * Historical Style: Modern Co...

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Bright Blue Industrial Parts Cabinet C1945
Bright Blue Industrial Parts Cabinet C1945

$725.00 Sale $580.00

Whether for protection, organization or display, this wonderfully worn tabletop industrial parts cabinet will be the ideal vessel to hold your prized possessions. With ten drawers in four different sizes (and a variety of separators in each), a helpful work/display surface measuring 20 1/4" by 1...

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Pair of Solid Oak Library Armchairs C1925
Pair of Solid Oak Library Armchairs C1925

BL Marble Chair Company

$700.00 Sale $560.00

Comprised of perfectly weathered oak, this pair of sturdy armchairs would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying this piece in your home office or study, or perhaps using it as a unique dining chair. Our favorite part about th...

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Southern Pine Pay Masters Desk C1925
Southern Pine Pay Masters Desk C1925

$2,400.00 Sale $1,920.00

Perfectly primitive, this pay masters desk from a south Texas ranch was likely built out of found furniture pieces, which explains the mismatched materials and styles. But that's what we love about it: featuring a southern pine slant-topped cabinet mounted on beautifully turned maple legs, this ...

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Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s
Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s

$775.00 Sale $620.00

The Hobart Cabinet Company was established in 1907 in Troy, OH, with the goal of durable metal furnishings for stores and offices. This 50-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers (complete with many of their original hardware store labels), a handsome industrial-gr...

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Copper Lion's Head Architectural Remnant C1910
Copper Lion's Head Architectural Remnant C1910

$1,350.00 Sale $1,080.00

It is easy to imagine this roaring lion's head in its original setting: as the focal point of an ornate cornice, embellishing the roofline of a prominent Revival-style building. This lion would likely have been one of many along the cornice and was probably cut out around his mane, which would ha...

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Rusted Industrial Side Table C1925
Rusted Industrial Side Table C1925

$275.00 Sale $220.00

We love when our Old Stuff shows its age and this three-tiered Industrial Side Table is no exception. Made from pressed and folded steel, this table sports years of rust, paint and character, all encapsulated by a layer of clear coat that we applied to preserve the decay in this ideal state. Perf...

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Galvanized 35mm Film Reel Canister from Columbia Studios C1935
Galvanized 35mm Film Reel Canister from Columbia Studios C1935

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Columbia Studios still makes movies today, but this sturdy, fire proof canister would have helped transport 35mm film in the 1930's. Adding to the period charm is the rustic worn patina that highlights the steel. A must-have artifact for any collector of Old Hollywood Americana.

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Set of 8 Simpson Bosworth Ice Cream Parlor Stools C1950
Set of 8 Simpson Bosworth Ice Cream Parlor Stools C1950

$3,000.00 Sale $2,400.00

Simpson Bosworth designed and manufactured furniture in Chicago, IL until they were purchased by Sears in the 1960's. This rare large matching set of ice cream parlor stools feature several things we love: nickel plated over steel wire composition (the finish is perfectly aged), a charming heart ...

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Mid-Century Roller Skates C1955
Mid-Century Roller Skates C1955

With Polished Aluminum Case

$195.00 Sale $156.00

This incredible mid-century relic comes with great history: high-ankled white leather roller skates featuring the names of every member of the Douglasville Roller Team (from Popsi to Hub) -- a charming memento from the life of a 1950's sock hopper. Not only are the skates a perfect gift for the s...

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Set of 5 40/4 Stacking Chairs by David Rowland C1960s
Set of 5 40/4 Stacking Chairs by David Rowland C1960s

$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

Simple, ubiquitous, iconic. The 40/4 Stacking Chair by David Rowland is one of the most familiar and reliable decorative arts designs of the 20th century. A contemporary of Eames, Saarenin and Knoll, David Rowland studied under Norman Bel Geddes before before embarking on his own journey of Indus...

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Small Mid-Century Scissor Arm Bathroom Mirror C1940
Small Mid-Century Scissor Arm Bathroom Mirror C1940

$225.00 Sale $180.00

At 8 1/2" in diameter, this sweet little vanity mirror is the perfect size for an apartment or guest bathroom. The round mirror has a wonderful bevel and swinging arm extends from 10" to 25". There is some age chrome finish of the bracket and scissor arm, as well as shadows in the silvering of th...

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Gymnasium Locker Basket Unit by Medart C1965
Gymnasium Locker Basket Unit by Medart C1965

$1,450.00 Sale $1,160.00

Industrial storage at its finest! Built by Medart Lockers, Inc. in the 1960's, this 4-level unit features 16 wire locks baskets, a perfectly aged blue painted finish and a post-production weathered wooden top. While this piece offers the perfect amount of vintage patina, it also promises to serve...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965

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$150.00 Sale $120.00

Founded in Japan in 1877, the Seiko Clock company still makes time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and o...

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Pair of American Optical Protective Glasses With Case C1920
Pair of American Optical Protective Glasses With Case C1920

$95.00 Sale $76.00

The American Optical Company, born in 1826 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, has had as illustrious a history as the United States itself -- and they still operate today. From factory workers to astronauts, American Optical has created protective eye wear for almost every kind of application. This c...

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Solid Maple Folding Chair C1935
Solid Maple Folding Chair C1935

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$55.00 Sale $44.00

Salvaged from a busy meeting hall, this solid maple folding chair is sturdy enough to seat guests at your dining table, yet versatile enough to be stowed away easily. Simplicity and functionality are the keys here, but these chairs also bring style and history to the table. Sold individually but ...

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Pair of Gilt Brass Arts & Crafts Duck Shelf Brackets C1910
Pair of Gilt Brass Arts & Crafts Duck Shelf Brackets C1910

$450.00 Sale $360.00

Cast from solid brass and adorned with a hand-applied fire-gilt finish, these decorative shelf brackets are as beautiful as they are rare. Forged and hammered by hand, with the markings of the craftsman still visible (a popular technique for Arts & Crafts artisans), this pair of brackets also...

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Small Pocket Microscope W/ Brass Details C1915
Small Pocket Microscope W/ Brass Details C1915

$225.00 Sale $180.00

There are great details on this early-century scientific tool, including the brass hardware, the knurled adjusters, and the reflecting light mirror, to name a few. A fantastic relic, perfect as a unique book end or desk decor element. Condition notes: Good vintage condition. A few scratches in ...

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Streamline Pendant W/ Stunning Prismatic Lens C1935
Streamline Pendant W/ Stunning Prismatic Lens C1935

$475.00 Sale $380.00

By the mid-1930s, Modernistic design (what we now call Art Deco) was already on the wane, and the dominant style trend of the day was Streamline Moderne, where ornamentation gave way to the clean aesthetics of speed. However, this stylistic leap was still too great for much of the general populat...

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Pair of Blonde Oak Library Armchairs C1938
Pair of Blonde Oak Library Armchairs C1938

$700.00 Sale $560.00

Comprised of perfectly weathered oak, this pair of sturdy armchairs would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying these pieces in your home office or study, or perhaps using them as unique dining chairs. Sold as a pair.

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Classic Teal Moderne “Wall Pocket” Pin Up Sconce, C1935
Classic Teal Moderne “Wall Pocket” Pin Up Sconce, C1935

$325.00 Sale $260.00

An almost theatrical example of the perfect balance between modern and traditional that was captured so well in the second half of the 1930s. This wall sconce (or “wall pocket” as it would have been called at the time) offers a warm wash of glare-free light downward that will lend drama and sophi...

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Rustic Wooden Kitchen Table C1915
Rustic Wooden Kitchen Table C1915

$350.00 Sale $280.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this rustic wooden kitchen table is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time.With turned legs, a delightfully aged top and the most wonderfully worn chipped red patina, this darling little side table could go to work ...

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Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945
Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945

$695.00 Sale $556.00

Whether for protection, organization or display, this wonderfully worn industrial parts cabinet will be the ideal vessel to hold your prized possessions. With ten drawers in four different sizes (and a variety of separators in each), a helpful work/display surface measuring 20 1/4" by 15", this c...

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Solid Cherry Library Armchair W/ Dark Stain C1930
Solid Cherry Library Armchair W/ Dark Stain C1930

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Comprised of well-preserved and lustrous cherry, this sturdy armchair would have originally been found in a library or office space. Of special note is the beautiful dark stain, which has been worn away in all the right places. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying this piece in yo...

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Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875
Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Often replicated, but never truly duplicated, authentic apothecary cabinets are rare (and often misidentified) within the antique community. Made of zinc and thin planks of wood, this cabinet would have most likely been found in a country general store, or maybe even on board a travelling salesma...

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Classic Cream  Moderne “Wall Pocket” Pin Up Sconce, C1935
Classic Cream Moderne “Wall Pocket” Pin Up Sconce, C1935

$275.00 Sale $220.00

An almost theatrical example of the perfect balance between modern and traditional that was captured so well in the second half of the 1930s. This wall sconce (or “wall pocket” as it would have been called at the time) offers a warm wash of glare-free light downward that will lend drama and sophi...

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Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's
Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's

$595.00 Sale $476.00

While the Coca Cola Company (founded in 1886) has bore that iconic cursive logo since 1888, this drug store stand likely dates from the late 1960's, a time with the "one-way" bottle was becoming prevalent. With four wire shelves resting on a simple wire frame, the interest in this piece is derive...

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 Mid-Century Tear Drop Pendant W/ Line-Dot Motic C1960
Mid-Century Tear Drop Pendant W/ Line-Dot Motic C1960

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

With its soft tear drop form and trendy brass-toned zig-zag moif, this wonderful mid-century pendant follows the cues pioneered by Lightolier and Moe Lighting in the early 1950's. We don't know the maker of this elegant version, but love its modern and sophisticated simplicity. * Historical Styl...

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Brass Faries No.7 Articulated Wall Bracket w.Reflector, c1920
Brass Faries No.7 Articulated Wall Bracket w.Reflector, c1920

$3,000.00 Sale $2,400.00

The distinctive adjustable brass fixtures of the Faries Company of Decatur, Ill. have become some of the most sought-after antiques in the industrial lighting market, and their Model No. 7 is a good reason why. Classic Faries patented joints, the unmistakable reticulated cast wall bracket, straig...

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Rare Iconic Japanned Copper Toledo Roll-Top Typewriter Desk C1925
Rare Iconic Japanned Copper Toledo Roll-Top Typewriter Desk C1925

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory and commercial furniture became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. With a turn of the key, the top rolls back, revealing a fully-functional, multi-leveled mobile office, perfect for any room. ...

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Stackbin Company 6 Drawer Unit C1930
Stackbin Company 6 Drawer Unit C1930

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$330.00 Sale $264.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this column of industrial stack bins? If so, we'd like to hear about it. Made by the Stackbin Company of Rhode Island in the 1930's, these bins are hearty enough to handle any storage need. Banded together in a steel rac...

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Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Parabolic Shade, C1920
Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Parabolic Shade, C1920

$675.00 Sale $540.00

A great example of the classic two-knuckle No. 1012 adjustable desk lamp popularized by Faries, and imitated by Dale and others, this one hits all its marks with new period-correct cloth-covered cord, the authentic T-adjuster knobs on one side of the joints, an original turnkey socket with a pain...

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Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935
Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Wonderfully worn, this beautiful wood-framed chalkboard offers the additional charm of a multi-colored abacus. The perfect way to organize your daily to-do list, with the help of a little extra vintage flare.

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Charming Late Victorian Chandelier W/Opal Shades, C1905
Charming Late Victorian Chandelier W/Opal Shades, C1905

$1,100.00 Sale $880.00

Possessing just the quirky character that makes the stripped-down look of early 1900s fixtures so interesting and appealing, this 3-light fixture does a lot with a little. A fixture as simple as this can easily slip towards being generic, which is what makes the shades we've paired with this pend...

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Solid Oak Square-Backed Library Chair C1935
Solid Oak Square-Backed Library Chair C1935

$325.00 Sale $260.00

Comprised of solid oak, this sturdy armchair would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is sturdy, we recommend enjoying this piece in your home office or study, or perhaps using it as a unique dining chair.

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Massive Bradley & Hubbard Bronze Sconces, c1910
Massive Bradley & Hubbard Bronze Sconces, c1910

$3,600.00 Sale $2,880.00

This pair of absolutely outstanding Beaux Arts wall brackets by Bradley & Hubbard is complete with matching cut glass globes. Substantial and imposing, these brackets feature two arms flanking a 29" tall torch, all heavily cast in solid bronze. These fixtures were probably originally used in ...

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 Industrial Adjustable Stool W/ Oak Seat C1920
Industrial Adjustable Stool W/ Oak Seat C1920

$425.00 Sale $340.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy wood seat, a solid steel base, an adjustable base that raises and lowers 6 inches, and (best of all) a wonderfully chipped paint finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. A ver...

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Sweet Classical Revival Flush Mount Fixture, C1920
Sweet Classical Revival Flush Mount Fixture, C1920

$225.00 Sale $180.00

With its satin opal shade featuring Classical Revival motifs on a segmented design reminiscent of the Colonial Revival-style shades of the previous decade, this decorative fixture is loaded with style and also remarkably flexible - it would suit a wide variety of 1920s houses where it would give ...

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Both Classical And Colonial - A Great Porch Light, C1920
Both Classical And Colonial - A Great Porch Light, C1920

$265.00 Sale $212.00

With its satin opal shade featuring Classical Revival acanthus leaves on a segmented design reminiscent of the Colonial Revival-style shades of the previous decade, this simple fixture is both loaded with style and also remarkably flexible - it would suit a wide variety of 1920s houses where it w...

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Morton Railroad Step Stool C1920
Morton Railroad Step Stool C1920

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Originally used to assist passengers as they boarded and exited rail cars, this handsome step stool features textured "safety tread," a folded and riveted steel composition and a wonderfully aged patina. An ideal addition to any railroad historian's collection, and a welcome utilitarian guest in ...

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Gilt Art Deco Pendant W/ Custard Glass Panels C1935
Gilt Art Deco Pendant W/ Custard Glass Panels C1935

$1,100.00 Sale $880.00

A popular trend of the Depression period, semi-indirect lighting that diffused light through large conical paneled glass shades, while also reflecting it up onto the ceiling, began to gain prevalence in 1934. Mainly designed for commercial applications, these fixtures occasionally appeared in hom...

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Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925
Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925

$800.00 Sale $640.00

This remarkable relic of American petroliana dates from the 1920's, a period when Mobil carried the registered name "Mobiloil." With 6 folded steel shelves and a baked-on black and white enamel finish, this unit was built by Cleveland Ohio's Feick Mfg. Company, a group that specialized in sheet m...

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Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935
Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935

$195.00 Sale $156.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle ...

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Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948
Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948

$295.00 Sale $236.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this industrial metal cabinet is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time. Clearly utilitarian, this cabinet also boasts a few unique characteristics that make it as charming as it is useful: the sides and interior sh...

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Pair Of Stunning Classical Revival Double Candle Sconces, C1929
Pair Of Stunning Classical Revival Double Candle Sconces, C1929

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This pair decorative wall brackets exhibit the loosely historical styling that characterized much of the lighting of the 1920s, combining Colonial Revival and Classical Revival influences in a rather elegantly whimsical hybrid. Product Notes: * Historical Style: Classical Revival

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Pair Of Stunning Classical Revival Candle Sconces, C1929
Pair Of Stunning Classical Revival Candle Sconces, C1929

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$475.00 Sale $380.00

This pair decorative wall brackets exhibit the loosely historical styling that characterized much of the lighting of the 1920s, combining Colonial Revival and Classical Revival influences in a rather elegantly whimsical hybrid. Product Notes: * Historical Style: Classical Revival

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Pair of Colonial Revival Curvy Sconces, c1920
Pair of Colonial Revival Curvy Sconces, c1920

$440.00 Sale $352.00

These antique sconces could be the long-lost older brother of our Jewell and Cape Sebastian reproduction fixtures. The artful upswing of its arm captures the fine balance of Colonial Revival lighting: nothing immodest or over-the-top, mind you; just enough detail to demonstrate the talent of its ...

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33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935
33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935

$1,500.00 Sale $1,200.00

This 33-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers, a stunningly aged raw steel finish and all the history anyone could ask for. Ideal for organization or display and a charming relic of the inter-war industrial period. Possibly by Cole Steel, all labels and placards ...

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Hexagonal Glass Door Knob Set W/ Rosettes and Escutcheons C1920
Hexagonal Glass Door Knob Set W/ Rosettes and Escutcheons C1920

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$125.00 Sale $100.00

This classic set of hexagonal glass door knobs is made even more charming by the addition of brass plated mounting hardware. Each set of knobs comes with matching hexagonal rosettes and escutcheon's, ready to mount right out of the box.

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Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935
Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with Art Deco styling. The beautifully patinaed maple is highlighted with snazzy tapered trim, and the original worn brass cabinet knob and hinges give it just the right touch of age. A wonderful piece, perfec...

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Set of 6 Double Under-Shelf Hooks W/ Integral Screws C1910
Set of 6 Double Under-Shelf Hooks W/ Integral Screws C1910

$90.00 Sale $72.00

The original "concealed mount" design, these early cast iron button-tip hooks have a rather primitive tapered threaded post cast right into their backplates. Perhaps not the strongest of ways to fasten your hooks to the wall, but certainly one of the most charming.

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Unique Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Chrome-Plated Seat  C1910s
Unique Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Chrome-Plated Seat C1910s

$695.00 Sale $556.00

The Toledo cafe stool, with iconic cabriole legs and hour-glass bent-metal frame, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. Th...

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2-Light Benjamin Cluster W/ Faceted Mirrored Reflector C1915
2-Light Benjamin Cluster W/ Faceted Mirrored Reflector C1915

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$675.00 Sale $540.00

This unusual combination of a classic functional rod pendant and the stunning mirrored and faceted reflector is enhanced by the 2-Light Benjamin cluster. To increase the light output of single-socket cord pendants like this, porcelain-insulated cluster sockets by companies like Benjamin would be ...

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 Impressive Entryway Lantern Pendant W/ Twist Opalescent Shades C1900
Impressive Entryway Lantern Pendant W/ Twist Opalescent Shades C1900

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$2,100.00 Sale $1,680.00

A beautiful and exceptionally hard-to-find light, this lovely late-Victorian gas/electric lantern pendant is fabricated in wrought iron strapping and features a pair of gorgeous – and period appropriate – optical twist straw opalescent shades. While the shade command attention, the ornamental de...

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Lovely Gas/Electric Pendant W/ Pressed Glass Shades C1910
Lovely Gas/Electric Pendant W/ Pressed Glass Shades C1910

$460.00 Sale $368.00

Basic fixtures with simple designs that were broadly distributed through jobbers and power companies were called "staples" and were found in vastly more old houses than the fancier designs. Even fancy houses would resort to staples for rooms like pantries, hallways, and servants' quarters. The bl...

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Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930
Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930

$395.00 Sale $316.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they have unexpected secrets, as this cabinet does. Built by a crafty handyman, this rough wooden cabinet is made from old crates, the markings of which can be seen on the inside of the various drawers (see all photos for deta...

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Quietly Dignified Classical Schoolhouse Pendant, c1925
Quietly Dignified Classical Schoolhouse Pendant, c1925

$285.00 Sale $228.00

This elegant chain pendant conveys a quiet formality that adds class and sophistication to a setting without decorative frills and a fanfare of trumpets. A lovely fixture. The pendant or semi-flush lights often called "schoolhouse fixtures" are defined by their large white (or "opal") diffusing ...

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Raw Steel Industrial Workshop Stool by Lyon C1930
Raw Steel Industrial Workshop Stool by Lyon C1930

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$225.00 Sale $180.00

This old factory stool has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 22" tall, this stool is a great addition...

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Original Finish Flush Fixture w/Opalux Shade, c1909
Original Finish Flush Fixture w/Opalux Shade, c1909

$245.00 Sale $196.00

Sweet and simple, this small flush-mount has been given a rich antique brass finish and holds a beautiful Opalux-marked Sheffield shade of gently ribbed and scalloped semi-opaque opalescent glass. Common for bedrooms during a time when light expectations were much lower than today, this light was...

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Elegant Flush-Mount Tiered Crystal Chandelier, C1925
Elegant Flush-Mount Tiered Crystal Chandelier, C1925

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

The definition of European elegance and sophistication in the early 20th century, large multi-tiered crystal chandeliers were considered eminently stylish and above reproach among those seeking to impress their friends and neighbors with their high-end decorating taste. This flush mounted example...

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Reclaimed School Crossing Sign Remnant C1955
Reclaimed School Crossing Sign Remnant C1955

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Made from stamped and embossed steel, finished with black and white baked-on enamel finish, this remarkable sign remnant features a friendly looking Jill, who is ready to help her classmates along to school by indicating the safe street-cross zones. A fantastic relic of mid-century design and man...

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Well-Worn Galvanized Steel Film Reel Canister C1940
Well-Worn Galvanized Steel Film Reel Canister C1940

$165.00 Sale $132.00

Everything is digital these days, but back when a trip to the cinema only cost you a quarter, fire proof canisters, just like this one from the Capital Pictures Corp, would have helped transport 35mm film reels to and from the theater. Adding to the period charm is the rustic worn patina that hig...

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Quaint Little Deco Semi-Flush Fixture C1925
Quaint Little Deco Semi-Flush Fixture C1925

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"So cute" is about all we can say about this simple combination of small stamped semi-flush fixture and pinstriped Deco shade. While uniquely shaped Schoolhouse shade alternatives were developed to explore ways of diffusing and distributing more light, many examples reveal decorative intentions ...

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Art Deco 2-Light Flush Mount W/ Mirrored Back Plate C1935
Art Deco 2-Light Flush Mount W/ Mirrored Back Plate C1935

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$375.00 Sale $300.00

The late-1920s saw an explosion in the popularity of decorative cast white-metal fixtures with exposed bulbs and rich finishes like this example. Adding character and appeal to this single-bulb sconce is the Deco-style floral patterns on the fixture and the array of tiny Ziggurats that are seen t...

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Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Table C1960
Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Table C1960

$300.00 Sale $240.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designs of the 20th century, this Tulip table is perfectly proportioned to compliment your living room or bedroom. Eero Saarenin's 1955 collection of Tulip tables and chairs met many of the design challenges of the day: creating furniture at the new standard of...

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Art Deco Pendant W/ Indirect Opal Glass Shade C1938
Art Deco Pendant W/ Indirect Opal Glass Shade C1938

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Semi-indirect lighting that diffused light through large conical shades and also reflected it up onto the ceiling was a very popular trend of the Depression period. Fixtures like this one originally appeared around 1934 and 1935, mainly for commercial applications, but also occasionally in homes....

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Lighted Swooping Silver Arrow Marquee Sign C1940
Lighted Swooping Silver Arrow Marquee Sign C1940

$5,500.00 Sale $4,400.00

Reliably rusty, this vintage light up marquee sign features 32 flashing lights on either side, pointing the way to your destination. Perfect for a commercial, retail or restaurant space. Hangs from two flanges at the top and bottom of the arrow. Can be mounted vertically (as shown), or horizonta...

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Antique Brass Flush Fixture w/Opalux Shade, c1909
Antique Brass Flush Fixture w/Opalux Shade, c1909

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Sweet and simple, this small flush-mount has been given a rich antique brass finish and holds a beautiful Opalux-marked Sheffield shade of gently ribbed and scalloped semi-opaque opalescent glass. Common for bedrooms during a time when light expectations were much lower than today, this light was...

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Pair Of Monumental Classical Revival Cast Iron Porch Bracket C1920
Pair Of Monumental Classical Revival Cast Iron Porch Bracket C1920

$1,950.00 Sale $1,560.00

A fairly popular porch fixture for many years, lots of manufacturers made their own versions of this Classical corbel on a heavy sacked backplate - they may all look similar, but they often display slight variations in the decorative elements. Typically paired with round or faceted globes, this e...

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Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915
Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915

$550.00 Sale $440.00

We love the color, letter type, wear and message of this great early-century public wellness sign. The poster, which is shown here in its original frame, served as an announcement of new policies revolving around whooping cough outbreaks, which were particularly bad during the 1910's and '20's (a...

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Polished Aluminum Microphone on Atlas Sound Stand C1960
Polished Aluminum Microphone on Atlas Sound Stand C1960

$425.00 Sale $340.00

While the microphone is captivating, we'd like to draw your attention to the stand, here. Because in the world of performance-radio, the Atlas Sound microphone stand is king. Combined with the beautiful harp-shaped mic, this polished and cast aluminum stand really sings. A fun piece of music hist...

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Classical Revival Flush Fixture W/ Facses Motif C1910
Classical Revival Flush Fixture W/ Facses Motif C1910

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Sweet and simple, this small flush-mount offers a rich bronze-toned finish and holds a beautiful molded opal shade. Both the shade and the fixture are emblazoned with a fasces motif, which was a popular Classical symbol of unity and strength. The fasces, a bundle of reeds or rods, was a prominent...

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Inspiring Art Deco Floor Lamp W/ Hand-Painted Shade C1928
Inspiring Art Deco Floor Lamp W/ Hand-Painted Shade C1928

$950.00 Sale $760.00

In the realm of antique bridge lamps, this specimen has it all: a wonderfully ornate cast body with plenty of Art Deco character and polychrome hightlights, and a perfectly sweet hand-painted shade. The shade, thanks to its soft amber tinting and crackle glass finish, gives off a gentle glow, wh...

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Set of 4 Cast Iron Button Tipped Hooks C1905
Set of 4 Cast Iron Button Tipped Hooks C1905

$72.00 Sale $57.60

Perhaps the most common and popular cast iron hook from the turn-of-the-century era, this set of four generic double coat hooks designed with acorn-shaped tips can still be found in countless old classrooms, churches, storefronts, backrooms, and homes across the country today.

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Beautiful Hand-Painted Office Sign C1915
Beautiful Hand-Painted Office Sign C1915

$850.00 Sale $680.00

We love the color, letter type and wear of this great early-century office sign. Complete with gilt lettering and sand-paint background, this stately piece will help guide the way with style. Hang it on your wall, your doorway or set it on your book shelf.

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Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930
Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930

$425.00 Sale $340.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn yellow patina or the...

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Flush Ring W/Green"EXIT" Shade C1920
Flush Ring W/Green"EXIT" Shade C1920

$425.00 Sale $340.00

A classic flush trim ring is simply the quiet vehicle for this Exit shade. Though not up to current codes, shades like this one (which is printed on both sides) helped guide our parents and grandparents to the nearest exit in case of emergencies for many years. * Historical Style: Industrial

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Neo-Classical Door Set W/ Hexagonal Motif C1920
Neo-Classical Door Set W/ Hexagonal Motif C1920

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$195.00 Sale $156.00

Wood and Steel IRONRITE HEALTH POSTURE IRONING CHAIR C1938
Wood and Steel IRONRITE HEALTH POSTURE IRONING CHAIR C1938

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Designed by Herman Sperlich for the Ironrite Ironer Company, this steel and molded plywood chair was produced specifically for busy housewives who spent hours a day at the ironing board. As early understanding of ergonomics developed, good posture was equated with good health, leading to decorati...

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Bright Blue Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Blue Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00 Sale $140.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Bright Yellow Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Yellow Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00 Sale $140.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Bright Red Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Red Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00 Sale $140.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Mustard-Colored Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Mustard-Colored Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00 Sale $140.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1955
Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1955

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1869, Lufkin Tools remains one of the most prolific and trusted utility companies in the United States. This beautifully preserved black and white enamel sign, which was used to advertise Lufkin in mid-century hardware stores, features fantastically bold lettering an...

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Perfectly Worn School Crossing Pennant Sign C1955
Perfectly Worn School Crossing Pennant Sign C1955

$650.00 Sale $520.00

We love everything about this rustic school crossing pennant. From the perfectly aged black metal paint, to the adorable little figures, who hold hands as they cross the street. The galvanized steel pennant was originally affixed to a wooden frame with would have been held and pointed as necessar...

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Industrial Slate and Copper Knife Switch Plate C1930
Industrial Slate and Copper Knife Switch Plate C1930

$150.00 Sale $120.00

Power up with this incredible industrial-era knife switch plate. Mounted on solid slate, the switch connects to three copper circuits. We love the hearty look of the metal and slate and recommend this impressive piece (which stands 11" tall) be mounted on your wall or on positioned on your librar...

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Pair of Historic Revival Floor Lamps C1925
Pair of Historic Revival Floor Lamps C1925

$1,500.00 Sale $1,200.00

The detail and design elements of these early-century floor lamps are truly awe-inspiring. Highlights include the perfectly aged brass finish, the floral bobeches that adorn both candlestick socket covers and the heraldic knight motif that encircles the cast pedestal. There is plenty to look at ...

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 Pair Of Revival-Style Candle Sconces By Lincoln C1925
Pair Of Revival-Style Candle Sconces By Lincoln C1925

$480.00 Sale $384.00

A robust example of the popular 1920s trend that mixed formal and rustic historical styles to create a uniquely decorative and adaptable look suitable for so many Historic Revival cottages of the period. This pair of sconces has the original hand-antiqued polychrome finish that that adds warmth a...

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Rustic Revival-Style 5-Light Chandelier, C1930
Rustic Revival-Style 5-Light Chandelier, C1930

$625.00 Sale $500.00

Typical of a type of fixture common from about 1929 through the 1930s, this restored chandelier is heavily cast with faux hammer texture and other hand-wrought motifs to appear as if it just came home from ye olde smithy's forge. This light would have hung in a living room or dining room of a Rev...

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Dramatic Wrought-Style Storybook Lantern Sconce, c1932
Dramatic Wrought-Style Storybook Lantern Sconce, c1932

$475.00 Sale $380.00

A stylized and romanticized design meant to look like medieval wrought iron sets this interesting cast lantern porch bracket apart from the Revival crowd. Rich with a rustic character and old-worlde theatricality, it is typical of porch fixtures found on many English and Spanish cottages in the 1...

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Wrought-Style Storybook Lantern Pendant by Lightolier C1932
Wrought-Style Storybook Lantern Pendant by Lightolier C1932

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

A stylized and romanticized design meant to look like medieval copper-capped wrought iron sets this interesting cast and stamped porch lantern apart from the Revival crowd. Rich with a rustic character and olde-world theatricality, it is typical of porch fixtures found on many Tudor and Spanish s...

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Hammered Romance Revival Lantern W/ Crackle Glass Shade C1955
Hammered Romance Revival Lantern W/ Crackle Glass Shade C1955

$325.00 Sale $260.00

Cast in a simplified, rustic style typical of porch fixtures from the 1930s to the 1960s, this fanciful Romance Revival sconce features exaggerated faux hammering, pie-crust edges, and textured glass. Meant to channel a medieval lantern crafted by the village smithy, it would look right at home o...

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Streamline Center-post Chandelier W/Iridized Glass Shade C1935
Streamline Center-post Chandelier W/Iridized Glass Shade C1935

$375.00 Sale $300.00

Semi-indirect lighting that diffused light through large conical shades and also reflected it up onto the ceiling was a very popular trend of the Depression period, with fixtures like this one appearing around 1934 and 1935, mainly for commercial applications, but also occasionally in homes. Thi...

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Transitional 5-Light Cup Chandelier C1935
Transitional 5-Light Cup Chandelier C1935

$725.00 Sale $580.00

With feet planted in two different style eras (Classical Revival and Art Deco), this handsome 5-light chandelier represents the 1920's transition from traditional to streamline. The classical elements are strong with this one, featuring a central fasces column and reeded elements stamped into the...

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Murdock Nameplate Bell Button w/Silver Crescent Moon C1930
Murdock Nameplate Bell Button w/Silver Crescent Moon C1930

$125.00 Sale $100.00

Nice example of No. 11 doorbell button with nameplate in brown Bakelite by William J. Murdock Company of Chelsea, Massachusetts. Murdock was best known for making radios in the 1920s, but their pushbutton with the crescent moon is a charming piece from the broader line.

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Porcelain Enamel No Matches Sign C1930
Porcelain Enamel No Matches Sign C1930

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Seems simple enough. No matches = no fires. We love the bright colors and bold type of this dye cut red and white porcelain enamel National sign. Equally as charming is the fantastic patina and wear, which only comes with decades of use. Six pre-drillled holes make this sign ready for hanging rig...

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Neo-Classical Desk Lamp w/ Quill Motif C1925
Neo-Classical Desk Lamp w/ Quill Motif C1925

$325.00 Sale $260.00

This coned table lamp with reeded columnar arm and crossed quills looks like it would have been right at home on one of our founding father's desks. With a lovely tarnished brass finish, which only highlights the age and history of this piece, we can imagine this inspiring light just about anywhe...

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 Essential Pair of Converted Gas Colonial Revival Sconces C1910
Essential Pair of Converted Gas Colonial Revival Sconces C1910

$560.00 Sale $448.00

With little adornment, this pair of converted gas sconces gets right down to business. Simplicity and symmetry were the design elements of the day when this Colonial Revival pair was manufactured and they would have likely been at home in a variety of Foursquares and other styles of the era. * H...

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Pair of Industrial Lyon Stools w/ Back Rests C1925
Pair of Industrial Lyon Stools w/ Back Rests C1925

$580.00 Sale $464.00

This pair of old factory stools has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 21 1/2" tall, this stool is a g...

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Woodward Machine Co."Utilight" Floor Lamp C1945
Woodward Machine Co."Utilight" Floor Lamp C1945

$1,850.00 Sale $1,480.00

Designed and patented by William H. Woodward, "Utilight" task and floor lamps were some of the finest and most reliable machinist's lights in the 1930's and '40's. This remarkable and well-maintained example features two of Woodward's patented elements: a double reinforced cast aluminum shade and...

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Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920
Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 20" tall, this stool is a great addition to y...

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Faries Style Adjustable Desk Lamp C1895
Faries Style Adjustable Desk Lamp C1895

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Faries was well known for its line of adjustable and articulated fixtures, which clearly served as the inspiration for lamps such as the one before you. Here is a table-top fixture designed with a serpentine arc that allows the shade to point vertically downward. Industrial elegance at its finest...

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Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s
Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This war-era industrial stool would have been found in a workshop, garage or factory. It's 16" height made it perfect for getting low to inspect cars or machines and today it continues to be ideal for a work or shop space. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, industrial seating became the bread and butter o...

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Mid-Century No Dumping Sign C1955
Mid-Century No Dumping Sign C1955

$195.00 Sale $156.00

We love the letting, stark colors and message of this great mid-century sign. Hang it on your wall, your doorway or set it on your book shelf. Wherever you display it, it is sure to be a great historic reminder.

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Woodward Machine Co. "Utilight" Task Lamp Pat. 1943
Woodward Machine Co. "Utilight" Task Lamp Pat. 1943

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Designed and patented by William H. Woodward, "Utilight" task and floor lamps were some of the finest and most reliable machinist's lights in the 1930's and '40's. This remarkable and well-maintained example features a few of Woodward's patented elements: a double reinforced cast aluminum shade, ...

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Boarding School Swimming Trophy C1936
Boarding School Swimming Trophy C1936

$195.00 Sale $156.00

We imagine the Mid-South Association was tough competition, because this swimming award would be a proud addition to any trophy cabinet. This trophy was given to McCallie, an all-boys boarding school that still exists in Tennessee. We love the Art Deco skyscraper style pedestal, the silver plated...

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Polished Chrome Astatic D-104 Microphone C1960
Polished Chrome Astatic D-104 Microphone C1960

$225.00 Sale $180.00

In the world of ham radio, the Astatic Microphone is king. This lovely polished chrome model was first designed in the 1930's, but remained one of the most popular mouthpieces through the 1970's (our edition dates to about 1960). A fun piece of radio history and a great decor element. Plus, it wo...

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Fostoria Task Lamp w/ Bayonet Bulb C1930
Fostoria Task Lamp w/ Bayonet Bulb C1930

$475.00 Sale $380.00

Originally, this dapper Fostoria little task light would have been mounted on the work surface of a sewing machine, helping to shed a little light on the work at hand. While Fostoria still makes work station lights today, it would be hard to compare anything new to the wonderful patina and histor...

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NOS Workshop Stool W/ Blonde Oak Seat C1960
NOS Workshop Stool W/ Blonde Oak Seat C1960

$250.00 Sale $200.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully preserved glossy grey finish on the metal. At 24 3/4" tall, this stool is a great addition to your kitchen counter or workshop.

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Chipped Industrial Medicine Cabinet W/ Beveled Mirror C1925
Chipped Industrial Medicine Cabinet W/ Beveled Mirror C1925

$300.00 Sale $240.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this industrial metal cabinet is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time. While the deliciously chipped patina of this piece lends itself to an industrial heritage, this medical cabinet has distinct ornamental elemen...

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Moroccan Leather Pouf C1965
Moroccan Leather Pouf C1965

$225.00 Sale $180.00

The Dude knows that the right decor can really tie a room together. We love the Big Lebowski vibes coming off of this perfectly preserved leather Moroccan-style pouf. In honey and forest green tones, the leather is still intact, with only a few rub marks to show its age.

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General Store Display Jar W/ Lid C1925
General Store Display Jar W/ Lid C1925

$175.00 Sale $140.00

It's not hard to imagine this glass display jar filled with penny candy in a general store or side walk shop in some forgotten New England town. The jar has a worn steel lid, which opens with a hinge or by screwing off. A great addition to any workshop or a fun organizational element for your kit...

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Bright Red Kitchen Stool C1940
Bright Red Kitchen Stool C1940

$325.00 Sale $260.00

When suburbia began to bloom across the United States, cooking at home blossomed with it. Sturdy, yet lightweight furnishings became increasingly popular in the newly busy home kitchens and this little gem is a great example of that trend. The simple high-seat design was very useful next to stove...

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Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940
Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Cast in aluminum, this charming little house sign features a friendly looking Benjamin Franklin-esque figure, lighting a street lamp. Well worn, but ready to display new house numbers or the name of your establishment.

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Garden Closed Sign in Tramp Art Frame C1930
Garden Closed Sign in Tramp Art Frame C1930

$295.00 Sale $236.00

Distributed by the Greenville Advocate, an Alabama newspaper that has been in print since the Civil War, this 1930's public notice sign has a simple message, in no-nonsense type. While we love the great little announcement, the folk art "tramp" style frame is just as charming.

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Industrial Workshop Stool w/ New Oak Seat C1950
Industrial Workshop Stool w/ New Oak Seat C1950

$200.00 Sale $160.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat (recently replaced) , a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try. At 24" tall, this stool is a g...

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Wood Shop Classroom Stool w/ Plywood Seat C1960
Wood Shop Classroom Stool w/ Plywood Seat C1960

$195.00 Sale $156.00

This old wood shop classroom stool has it all: a sturdy plywood seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 18" tall, this stool is a gre...

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Mission 2-Light Copper Fixture W/Wheel-Cut Shades, C1900
Mission 2-Light Copper Fixture W/Wheel-Cut Shades, C1900

$675.00 Sale $540.00

A humble and hard-working classic of its day, this simple 2-arm Mission fixture hung in more homes than can be counted today, especially those ubiquitous bungalows and foursquares of the early 1900s. This example likely dates from the late 1890s, but was electrified shortly thereafter with the ad...

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Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935
Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935

$165.00 Sale $132.00

This wonderfully aged library card catalog cabinet clearly has a bit of a past. Originally, it would be been finished in honey-colored oak, but over its 80 year career it has been painted and repainted, giving its exterior a perfect multi-colored "alligator" patina. The amazing finish aside, orga...

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NOS For Sale Sign w/ Mounting Flange C1950
NOS For Sale Sign w/ Mounting Flange C1950

$150.00 Sale $120.00

Printed by the A.I. Root Company, a 19th century family-run business that still operates in Ohio today, this handsome and perfectly preserved For Sale sign features stenciled mid-century lettering, a "foiled" finish and a helpful mounting flange, which makes this sign ready to hang right out of t...

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Industrial Metal Saw Chart C1940
Industrial Metal Saw Chart C1940

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Distributed for Milford, a saw supply company that is still in business today, this stoic little sign features plenty of industrial styling, as well as more information than you'd ever need about kerf widths. A great, graphic addition to any space.

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Vintage Opened Backed Oak & Maple Folding Chair C1940s
Vintage Opened Backed Oak & Maple Folding Chair C1940s

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$50.00 Sale $40.00

Salvaged from a busy radio station, this stained maple folding chair is sturdy enough to seat guests at your dining table, yet versatile enough to be stowed away easily. Simplicity and functionality are the keys here, but these chairs also bring style and history to the table. Sold individually b...

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Orange and White Enamel No Trespassing Sign C1945
Orange and White Enamel No Trespassing Sign C1945

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This stoic porcelain enamel No Trespassing sign features blocky lettering, great colors, and a fantastically worn patina. Four pre-drilled holes make the sign ready to hang right out of the box.

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Set of Three Industrial Mint Green Stack-Bins C1960
Set of Three Industrial Mint Green Stack-Bins C1960

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this pair of industrial stack bins? If so, we' like to hear about it. These stack bins are the perfect size to organize any desktop. Set them side by side on your counter or stack them on your work bench. However you put...

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Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930
Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930

$425.00 Sale $340.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn blue patina or the e...

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Pair of ISA International Inc Deco Style Stools C1970's
Pair of ISA International Inc Deco Style Stools C1970's

$400.00 Sale $320.00

ISA International still produces a collection of seating in Ontario, Canada. This pair of Deco-inspired stools comes from one of their early lines, combining functionality with some handsome styling. The tops are solid maple, with hints of age and wear that only add to their character. The bases ...

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Mid-Century Corner Store Pepsi Sign C1950
Mid-Century Corner Store Pepsi Sign C1950

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Ah, the good old days, when you could get a half-dozen 16oz Pepsi bottles for $.59! We love the hand-painted lettering and the way the yellow paint has begun to chip off in all the right places. We clear coated the sign to prevent further aging, because we love it just the way it is.

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Very Rare National Cash Register Credit Stamping Phone C1940
Very Rare National Cash Register Credit Stamping Phone C1940

$275.00 Sale $220.00

It's not likely that you'll see one of these for a good long while. Originally found in department stores, credit stamping phones were used to monitor internal lines of credit for regular customers. Our particular example features a few really nice touches, including milk glass indicator lights, ...

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Set of Three Enamel Gas Station Sign Numbers C1965
Set of Three Enamel Gas Station Sign Numbers C1965

$150.00 Sale $120.00

This listing includes three yellow and black porcelain enamel gas station pricing numbers. If your address consists of these digits in any formation, these are the perfect signs for you. Each sign has two pre-drilled metal-lined holes, which make them very easy for hanging.

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Steel Mid-Century CASH Sign C1955
Steel Mid-Century CASH Sign C1955

$165.00 Sale $132.00

It makes the world go round. We love the style, color and message of this great mid-century street sign. Hang it on your wall, above your doorway or set it on your book shelf – or as a friendly reminder to your customers.

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Porcelain Enamel Texaco Danger Sign C1940
Porcelain Enamel Texaco Danger Sign C1940

$175.00 Sale $140.00

Distributed for Texaco properties, this stoic porcelain enamel DANGER sign features blocky lettering, great colors, and a fantastically worn patina. Four pre-drilled holes make the sign ready to hang right out of the box.

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Chocked Wheels Truck Stop Signs C1955
Chocked Wheels Truck Stop Signs C1955

$195.00 Sale $156.00

We love the lettering, color, wear and message of this great mid-century street sign. Hang it on your wall, above your doorway or set it on your book shelf – or, use it for its original purpose by your loading dock.

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Enormous 18.5 in. Cast Bronze Victorian Brackets C1885
Enormous 18.5 in. Cast Bronze Victorian Brackets C1885

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Originally used to support an entry portico, these enormous cast bronze Victorian brackets are as functional as they are beautiful. Imagine them, combined with a piece of reclaimed lumber, on either side of your fireplace. Or as the brackets for a flower box outside your window. However you repur...

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Petite Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool C1930
Petite Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool C1930

$495.00 Sale $396.00

Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory and commercial seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. This iconic factory stool features a (new) oak plywood seat, folded metal legs, and, best of all, Uhl's patented ratchet height a...

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Schoolhouse Chain Pendant W/ Classical Elements C1920
Schoolhouse Chain Pendant W/ Classical Elements C1920

$495.00 Sale $396.00

With the formula for schoolhouse-style lighting as simple as it is, it doesn't take much to add a little character and distinction to the basic form. In the case of this sturdy chain pendant, finished in Matte Antique, it is the Classically-inspired egg and dart motif on both the shade and the s...

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Wirt Resistor Cabinet C1935
Wirt Resistor Cabinet C1935

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of thin maple with dovetailed joints and spherical knobs, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but charming enough to add mid-century industrial fun to any room. Origin...

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Flush Mount Green  Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant C1950
Flush Mount Green Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant C1950

$375.00 Sale $300.00

Porcelain-enameled warehouse shades like this one have been around since the early 1900s. RLM is short for the "Reflector and Lamp Manufacturers' Standards" a set of detailed, scientific specifications for the sizes and shapes of metal reflector shades adopted by the principal manufacturers to...

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Hamilton Triangular Type Cabinet W/ Green Sides C1920
Hamilton Triangular Type Cabinet W/ Green Sides C1920

$425.00 Sale $340.00

This counter-top cabinet would once have held hundreds of steel lettering type, designed and manufactured by the Hamilton Type Company of Twin Rivers, Wisconsin. Today, not only is it a fantastic relic of an iconic lettering company, it also serves as a wonderful and unique organizational tool.

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Fiberglass Prismatic Warehouse Fixture by Holophane C1955
Fiberglass Prismatic Warehouse Fixture by Holophane C1955

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$525.00 Sale $420.00

Fiberglass emerged onto the popular design and manufacturing scene in the 1940's as an inexpensive and mass-producible alternative to metal, which was becoming increasingly scarce due to shortages during World War II. This fantastic semi-flush fixture would have been at home in a warehouse or fac...

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Machine-Age 5-light Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1935
Machine-Age 5-light Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1935

$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typically unique to specific body designs – th...

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3-Light Streamline Moderne Slipper Shade Chandelier, C1935
3-Light Streamline Moderne Slipper Shade Chandelier, C1935

$995.00 Sale $796.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typically unique to specific body designs – th...

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Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925
Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925

$750.00 Sale $600.00

Possibly built by an engineering student, this hand-made water wheel model is as charming as it is rustic. With tiny braces and a fully functioning wheel, this incredible piece looks like it belongs to a gristmill on the Brandywine River, but we are happy to enjoy it up close. A fantastic piece o...

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Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

$725.00 Sale $580.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they were clearly well-used. Built by a crafty auto mechanic, this rough wooden cabinet features 60 tiny drawers and was meant to hold car and hardware parts. A fantastic attention-grabbing piece, this cabinet also boasts plen...

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Schoolhouse Chain Pendant W/ Rounded Opal Shade C1920
Schoolhouse Chain Pendant W/ Rounded Opal Shade C1920

$245.00 Sale $196.00

With the formula for schoolhouse-style lighting as simple as it is, it doesn't take much to add a little character and distinction to the basic form. In the case of this sturdy vented chain pendant, finished in Matte Antique, it is the proportion of the cap on the shadeholder that gives it just t...

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Nickel Plated Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Oak Veneer Seat C1915
Nickel Plated Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Oak Veneer Seat C1915

$525.00 Sale $420.00

The Toledo cafe stool, with iconic cabriole legs and star-patterned bent-metal stretcher, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 19...

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Transitional Gas/Electric Two-Light Pendant W/ Original Silver Plating C1910
Transitional Gas/Electric Two-Light Pendant W/ Original Silver Plating C1910

$625.00 Sale $500.00

Transitional lights are some of our favorites. This handsome two-light pendant was once outfitted with a pair of gas-fueled lights above and two electrically-powered lights below. Today, the gas lights have been disconnected and the electrical ones fully restored. We left the gas cocks to show th...

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Fantastic "Fleurette"  Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1934
Fantastic "Fleurette" Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1934

$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Sears, Roebuck & Co. sold this line, inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typic...

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 Exuberant Kupferberg & Son Slipper Shade Chandelier C1932
Exuberant Kupferberg & Son Slipper Shade Chandelier C1932

$1,100.00 Sale $880.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typically unique to specific body designs – th...

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Art Deco Nickel and Milk Glass Sterilizer Cabinet C1928
Art Deco Nickel and Milk Glass Sterilizer Cabinet C1928

$450.00 Sale $360.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with Deco character. The beautifully worn nickel-plated finished is highlighted with bursts of original brass below. We also love the three glass shelves, the window sash-style latch and the milk glass top, wh...

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Remarkable Art Deco Chandelier W/ Reversible Slipper Shades C1930
Remarkable Art Deco Chandelier W/ Reversible Slipper Shades C1930

$1,050.00 Sale $840.00

"Shaded lights" were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Inspired by French examples and featuring individual glass slip or slipper shades at each light bulb that were typically unique to specific body designs, these fixtu...

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Industrial Workshop Stool W/ White Painted Finish C1925
Industrial Workshop Stool W/ White Painted Finish C1925

$250.00 Sale $200.00

This old factory stool has it all: a comfortable round seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully chipped off-white painted finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. With a 24" seat height, this stoo...

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Transitional Polychrome Deco-Style 5-Light Chandelier C1929
Transitional Polychrome Deco-Style 5-Light Chandelier C1929

$725.00 Sale $580.00

The late-1920s saw an explosion in the popularity of decorative cast white-metal fixtures with exposed globe bulbs and rich polychrome finishes like this example. Undeniably and unabashedly decorative, this fixture enhances its finely cast details with a gilt painted finish of subtle red-gold and...

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Unique Office Chair by the Murphy Chair Co C1928
Unique Office Chair by the Murphy Chair Co C1928

$525.00 Sale $420.00

Originally founded in Detroit, Michigan in 1872, the Murphy Chair Company moved to Owensboro, Kentucky in 1919. Known for making sturdy oak furniture for home and commercial use, the Murphy Chair Company produced chairs that reflected a variety of popular styles, from Mission to Classic. This exa...

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Mid-Century Modern Walnut and Metal Trash Can C1950
Mid-Century Modern Walnut and Metal Trash Can C1950

$195.00 Sale $156.00

Comprised of a walnut wood "cage" frame and a sturdy gold-painted metal liner, this helpful receptacle boasts a design that became popular in the 1940's and '50's. We love the combination of wood and metal and are particularly charmed by the perfect patina on both components.

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Small Thoroughmade Tobacco Plug Crate C1885
Small Thoroughmade Tobacco Plug Crate C1885

$150.00 Sale $120.00

Thoroughmade Tobacco was considered one of the finest plugs sold in the state of New York and was particularly renowned as it was the only Tobacco company being packaged outside of New York City. We love the screen printed lettering, dovetail construction, and easy sliding top on this handsome li...

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Stunning  Original Polychrome Heraldic Chandelier, C1929
Stunning Original Polychrome Heraldic Chandelier, C1929

$725.00 Sale $580.00

This chandelier brings together the best elements of Historic Revival lighting without being wacky or overly ornate. The high-quality brass castings feature artfully modeled shields on faux hammered arms highlighted by the authentic gold bulbs. The fixture has a gorgeous overall shape but the sta...

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Two-Light Colonial Revival Pan Fixture, C1925
Two-Light Colonial Revival Pan Fixture, C1925

$285.00 Sale $228.00

Perfectly scaled for the small Colonial Revival Cape Cods and Craftsman bungalows of the 1920s, this little pan light would be suitable for a breakfast nook, a stairway, an entry, or a small dining area. * Historical Style: Colonial Revival

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Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920
Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. It even has the name of the sitter, charmingly painted in orange and white on one of the lower rungs. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are ma...

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4-Light Transitional Pan Fixture w/Exposed Bulbs, c1925
4-Light Transitional Pan Fixture w/Exposed Bulbs, c1925

$575.00 Sale $460.00

Perfectly scaled for the small Colonial Revival Cape Cods and Craftsman bungalows of the 1920s, this little pan light would be suitable for a breakfast nook, a stairway, an entry, or a small dining area. * Historical Style: Colonial Revival

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Globe Wernicke Single Drawer Cabinet C1930
Globe Wernicke Single Drawer Cabinet C1930

$175.00 Sale $140.00

When Henry Yeiser joined forces with Otto Wernicke, he had already designed and patented the hugely popular Globe line of "elastic" office furniture. This beautiful oak cabinet is en example of Yeiser's post-Wernicke pieces and it probably dates from about 1930. Surviving 85 years of use and love...

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Exceptional Revival-Style Strap Chandelier, C1925
Exceptional Revival-Style Strap Chandelier, C1925

$675.00 Sale $540.00

Wrought iron strap-style fixtures like this one were the bread-and-butter fixture types of the mid-1920s. Often featuring stamped metal leaves and decorative floral accents finished in a rich polychrome like this example, such fixtures were right at home in the countless English, French, and Medi...

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Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1957
Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1957

$250.00 Sale $200.00

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1869, Lufkin Tools remains one of the most prolific and trusted utility companies in the United States. This beautifully preserved black and white enamel sign, which was used to advertise Lufkin in mid-century hardware stores, features fantastically bold lettering an...

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Nicely Cast Heraldic Chandelier W/Original Polychrome C1929
Nicely Cast Heraldic Chandelier W/Original Polychrome C1929

$875.00 Sale $700.00

Besides simply being a wonderful Historical Revival chandelier, this fixture has a few extra details that are worth taking a closer look at. The design includes great artistic touches like the deep red heraldic shields and unusual texture cast into the straps. Perfectly scaled for over a dining ...

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Romance Revival Entry Pendant W/ Smoke Bells C1934
Romance Revival Entry Pendant W/ Smoke Bells C1934

$625.00 Sale $500.00

Perfect for settling into an overstuffed armchair and leaning into your favorite old-world novel, this 2-light pendant is an adventure tale in itself, with hammered texture, dangling finials, and charming amber-tinted smoke bells over stubby candle sockets. While this fixture was likely original...

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Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s
Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s

$225.00 Sale $180.00

This war-era industrial stool would have been found in a workshop, garage or factory. It's 14" height made it perfect for getting low to inspect cars or machines and today it continues to be ideal for a work or shop space. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, industrial seating became the bread and butter o...

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Wrought Romance Revival Chandelier, C1925
Wrought Romance Revival Chandelier, C1925

$825.00 Sale $660.00

Spurred on by Hollywood, the 1920's saw an explosion of Old World-inspired lighting in American mansions, magazines, and movie houses. While revivals come and go, romance never goes out of style. On this one-of-a-kind fixture, the replicated original antique pewter finish tempers the bravado of w...

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Quality Chinese-Themed Cast Lantern Pendant in Antiqued Ming Red, C1950s
Quality Chinese-Themed Cast Lantern Pendant in Antiqued Ming Red, C1950s

$775.00 Sale $620.00

Nothing quite matched the exotic allure and romance of themed international dining establishments in the decade or two following WWII, and it is our best guess that this well-made cast lantern pendant was designed and sold especially for Chinese restaurants during the midcentury era. Composed of ...

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Pair of Raw Metal Lyon Stools C1935
Pair of Raw Metal Lyon Stools C1935

$550.00 Sale $440.00

This pair of old factory stools has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 24" tall, this stool is a great...

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 Dual-Opacity Industrial Pendant C1940
Dual-Opacity Industrial Pendant C1940

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$575.00 Sale $460.00

Likely found dotting the interior of a large warehouse or manufacturing space, these dual-opacity industrial pendants offer more than just period utilitarian charm. With a frosted bottom half and a clear top half, these pendants provided the brightest, most useful light possible, and did it all i...

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Maple Workbench W/ Trestle Base C1940
Maple Workbench W/ Trestle Base C1940

$1,750.00 Sale $1,400.00

Sometimes, less is more, and this wonderful workbench is the perfect example of that old adage. Comprised simply of a hard maple trestle base and a plank top, this petite workbench would perform double-duty as a work station or kitchen island in our dream home. Peg construction, naturally-stained...

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Classic Schoolhouse Pendant W/ Pull-Chain C1925
Classic Schoolhouse Pendant W/ Pull-Chain C1925

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Another example of the basic schoolhouse fixture in its most simple and classic form, this chain pendant has been stripped down to raw Brass and given an matte antique finish for a different, more refined look. The pendant or semi-flush lights often called "schoolhouse fixtures" are defined by ...

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Hires Root Beer Advertisement Thermometer C1955
Hires Root Beer Advertisement Thermometer C1955

$295.00 Sale $236.00

Worn and well-loved, the gorgeously drawn graphic on this classic lithographed tin Hires Root Beer thermometer features the iconic 8 oz clear glass bottle mounted with a helpful temperature reader. Dated to the 1950's, this traditional mid-century rendition of one of America's favorite drinks is ...

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Large Vornado Desk Top Fan C1960
Large Vornado Desk Top Fan C1960

$595.00 Sale $476.00

While Vornado still makes this model of fan today, nothing beats the original, especially with this incredible original blue paint. Standing at 19" tall with a 15" cage diameter and a new 8' long black nylon cord, this fan is ready to cool you down -- just in time for summer. Completely restored ...

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Classic Chain Pendant w/Opal Schoolhouse Shade C1930
Classic Chain Pendant w/Opal Schoolhouse Shade C1930

$375.00 Sale $300.00

The pendant or semi-flush lights often called "schoolhouse fixtures" are defined by their large white (or "opal") diffusing glass shades and simple designs. These fixtures first rose to popularity around 1920 and were common well into the 1950s. They were certainly found in schoolhouses, but were...

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Pair of Moe Bridges Historic Revival Sconces C1925
Pair of Moe Bridges Historic Revival Sconces C1925

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$550.00 Sale $440.00

This pair of boldly polychromed Moe Bridges wall brackets exhibit the loosely historical styling that characterized much of the lighting of the 1920s, combining Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, and even Spanish Revival influences in a very romantic and adaptable hybrid look that worked well a...

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Large Classic Atomic Age Coca Cola Sign c1955
Large Classic Atomic Age Coca Cola Sign c1955

$950.00 Sale $760.00

The avid Coca-Cola collector might recognize this as a coveted "atomic style" sign, named for the twinkling stars in each corner, but just about everyone loves the classic look of Coke memorabilia. Of particular note is the superb condition - this rare sign is 'new old stock', a vintage sign tha...

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Pair of Petite Faux Hammered Porch Lanterns C1945
Pair of Petite Faux Hammered Porch Lanterns C1945

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Whether used on porch or front stoop of an Old English bungalow, French Norman cottage, or Mediterranean hacienda, this charming pair of lantern fixtures would really turn up the romance. Cast from pot metal to capture all the rustic detail of wrought iron and "hammer" work, this pair of fixtures...

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Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1935
Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1935

$325.00 Sale $260.00

The only thing better than an early 20th-century folding chair is an early 20th-century tandem folding chair. Made from solid maple, this sturdy classic is perfectly proportioned to fit into your dining room, living room or entry hall. Even though the double-folding chair is a utilitarian workhor...

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Pair of Wall Sconces W/ British Coat of Arms Motif C1925
Pair of Wall Sconces W/ British Coat of Arms Motif C1925

$450.00 Sale $360.00

This pair of boldly polychromed wall brackets exhibit the loosely historical styling that characterized much of the lighting of the 1920s, combining Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, and even Spanish Revival influences in a very romantic and adaptable hybrid look that worked well across a broa...

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Medieval Revival Porch Sconce W/ Wavy Glass c1925
Medieval Revival Porch Sconce W/ Wavy Glass c1925

$475.00 Sale $380.00

Whether used on porch or front stoop of an Old English bungalow, French Norman cottage, or Mediterranean hacienda, this charming lantern fixture would really turn up the romance. Cast from pot metal to capture all the rustic detail of wrought iron and hammer work, this fixture is further enhanced...

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Industrial Schrader Valve Company Display Cabinet c1945
Industrial Schrader Valve Company Display Cabinet c1945

$325.00 Sale $260.00

Distributed by Schrader in the 1940's to house their tire pressure valve caps, this fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal and mounted on a wooden disc stand, hand painted with great lettering and colors, this cab...

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Cast Brass 5-Light Revival Chandelier W/ Egyptian Motif c1925
Cast Brass 5-Light Revival Chandelier W/ Egyptian Motif c1925

$850.00 Sale $680.00

The late-1920s saw an explosion in the popularity of decorative cast metal fixtures with exposed bulbs and rich polychrome finishes like this example. Most were either flush mounts or chain-hung chandeliers, and this elegant, ornate fixture leans to the high end of the hanging-light spectrum. Mor...

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Mid-Century Turquoise Garden Table c1955
Mid-Century Turquoise Garden Table c1955

$395.00 Sale $316.00

Wire and bent metal forms were some of the hallmarks of Mid-Mod design, and this charming perforated turquoise garden table comes right out of that movement. Ideal for an intimate patio or apartment balcony, this 30" diameter table is fun and useful addition to any space. Our favorite part? The f...

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Aluminum and Red Vinyl Armchair by GoodForm c1947
Aluminum and Red Vinyl Armchair by GoodForm c1947

$550.00 Sale $440.00

Originally designed as a fireproof furniture option for Navy ships and submarines by the General Fireproofing Co of Youngstown, Ohio, GoodForm chairs have become one of the most recognizable products of the 1940's. This fantastic brushed aluminum GoodForm office chair, with original red vinyl uph...

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Fantastic Bachelors' Friend Advertisement Sign c1940s
Fantastic Bachelors' Friend Advertisement Sign c1940s

$275.00 Sale $220.00

Likely sold at your local department store, Bachelors' Friend Socks (or "Sox") were a tried and true brand that promised three important things to any bachelor: no more darning, 6 months of wear and plenty of selection for men of any size. This charming sign features wonderful mid-century graphic...

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Korean War-Era U.S. Army Aluminum Footlocker C1949
Korean War-Era U.S. Army Aluminum Footlocker C1949

$425.00 Sale $340.00

This sturdy aluminum U.S. Army footlocker once belonged to Major Edward E. Hendricks, who served from 1949 to 1952 as a battalion surgeon and later Major during the Korean War. For his efforts in the war he was awarded a Bronze Star. Painted and polished aluminum trunks were standard issue for so...

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Uncommon Decorative Prismatic Bead-Chain Pendant C1937
Uncommon Decorative Prismatic Bead-Chain Pendant C1937

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Rusted Steel Shoreline Railroad Dustpan C1915
Rusted Steel Shoreline Railroad Dustpan C1915

$95.00 Sale $76.00

Worn and weathered, this heavy duty steel dustpan is a must-have for any collector of railroad memorabilia. Shoreline Railroad ran service along coast of New England and, in some form, still follows the same path today. This relic of the early 20th century offers great industrial style, with plen...

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Set of 3 Silverplated Classical Revival Wall Sconces by Handel C1925
Set of 3 Silverplated Classical Revival Wall Sconces by Handel C1925

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

We love when our antique light fixtures show their age and this set of wall sconces do just that. The original silver-plating on these exceptional Handel fixtures has been worn to the perfect soft luster, showing us their history and authenticity from every angle. The composition of the sconces i...

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Library Book Stand W/ Japanned Copper Finish c1925
Library Book Stand W/ Japanned Copper Finish c1925

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This impressive contraption folds, swivels, lifts and can be collapsed for transport. It is a completely adjustable book stand, designed for the portability. Built to accommodate books of all shapes and sizes, the steel panels open, close and spread so that the book is always supported. A handsom...

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Simple 4-Light Flush Pan Fixture C1920
Simple 4-Light Flush Pan Fixture C1920

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$525.00 Sale $420.00

Pan lights like these with exposed globe bulbs were widely popular lighting choices during the 1920s. So was a style that freely mixed Colonial, Classical and just vaguely historical decorative details for a simple traditional look that suited the countless Revival-type houses of the decade. Mos...

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Beautiful Oak 12-Drawer Cabinet c1875
Beautiful Oak 12-Drawer Cabinet c1875

$2,400.00 Sale $1,920.00

Rumor has it that this 12-drawer cabinet was used in a 19th-century courthouse, perhaps to hold judicial vestments. While the history intrigues us, we are just as charmed by the beautiful oak, furnished with dark stain, the simple paneling and the ornate cast iron handles. A wonderful piece, idea...

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 Darling Bronze-Toned Porch Light W/ Amber Glass Shade C1935
Darling Bronze-Toned Porch Light W/ Amber Glass Shade C1935

$325.00 Sale $260.00

Whether used on a porch or front stoop of an Old English bungalow, French Norman cottage, or Mediterranean hacienda, this nature-inspired lantern fixture would really turn up the romance. Cast from pot metal to capture all the rustic detail of leaves and petals this fixture is further enhanced by...

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Set of 4 Chrome and Leather Dining Chairs C1960
Set of 4 Chrome and Leather Dining Chairs C1960

$2,800.00 Sale $2,240.00

Polished chrome, supple leather, this dining chairs were likely inspired by the cantilevered designs of Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier in the 1930's and '40's. Comprised of chrome-plated tubular steel, we love the simplicity and comfort that comes from combining minimal materials with modern ...

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Mid-Century Brass and Smoke Glass Swag Light c1965
Mid-Century Brass and Smoke Glass Swag Light c1965

$475.00 Sale $380.00

Comprised of a brass cone and circular cast smoke glass this alluring swag light also features a milk glass interior diffuser, which helps to make the light even more ambient. Swag lights enjoyed a great vogue throughout the late 1950's - 1960's, with motifs ranging from fabulous to funky. We thi...

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Pair of Unusual Deco Inspired Porch Sconces C1960s
Pair of Unusual Deco Inspired Porch Sconces C1960s

$650.00 Sale $520.00

This porch light defines "one of a kind." Its unique Asian-inspired structure, combined with the unexpected faux hammered texture is elevated further by the two-tone finial -- all roughly cast in aluminum. Ideal for a funky mid-century ranch home or a more modern International style structure.

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Pair of Unusual Faux-Hammered Porch Sconce C1960s
Pair of Unusual Faux-Hammered Porch Sconce C1960s

$600.00 Sale $480.00

This porch light defines "one of a kind." Its unique Asian-inspired structure, combined with the unexpected faux hammered texture is elevated further by the two-tone finial -- all roughly cast in aluminum. Ideal for a funky mid-century ranch home or a more modern International style structure.

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Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965
Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965

$165.00 Sale $132.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, this desk organizer was once finished with a mottled grey paint, but time has improved the finish by adding the perfect amount of rust and wear. This cabinet is small e...

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Slant-Topped Spool Cabinet by J&P Coats c1905
Slant-Topped Spool Cabinet by J&P Coats c1905

$750.00 Sale $600.00

A prolific and well-respected thread and cord company, J&P Coats still manufactures products for hand and machine sewing today. This beautifully restored spool cabinet dates from the turn of the century, when it would have served to organize and display J&P Coats wares in general and dry ...

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Industrial Green 9-Drawer Hardware Cabinet C1950
Industrial Green 9-Drawer Hardware Cabinet C1950

$175.00 Sale $140.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal and finished with classic green "enamel" paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add mid-century industrial fun to an...

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World War II Foot Locker C1942
World War II Foot Locker C1942

$395.00 Sale $316.00

This hardy fiberboard military footlocker once belonged to H.N. Black, 1st Lieutenant of the 348th Field Artillery. Style and material dictate that this footlocker was early WWII issue, while the stenciled "Stateroom" markings suggest that it was carried aboard an ocean liner, perhaps bound for c...

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Rustic Mobil Oil Gas Station Sign C1940s
Rustic Mobil Oil Gas Station Sign C1940s

$1,800.00 Sale $1,440.00

As one of the most iconic and recognizable company emblems in United States history, the Mobil Gas Pegasus has served as the guardian to many American roadways and rest stops. This handsome steel sign dates from the 1940s. The particularly raw and weathered condition of this mid-century version...

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Desk Top Parts Cabinet by Sangamo Radio Capacitors c1950
Desk Top Parts Cabinet by Sangamo Radio Capacitors c1950

$250.00 Sale $200.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, complete with great little Sangamo decals, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add mid-century industrial fun to any ro...

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Classical Antique Brass 3-Light Flush Ceiling Pan C1915
Classical Antique Brass 3-Light Flush Ceiling Pan C1915

$425.00 Sale $340.00

Stamped decorative pan fixtures like this one were extremely popular between about 1909 and 1923. This example features a deeply molded motif of conventionalized acanthus leaves for a touch of Classical Revival formality, and has three drops fitted with matching socket collars and shown with gold...

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Uptown Classical Pan Light C1920s
Uptown Classical Pan Light C1920s

$575.00 Sale $460.00

This antiqued gilt flush pan light is quite a catch -- its roots are clearly in Classical Revival but it has a bit of Colonial Revival flair to it. In other words, it's something of a chameleon that will fit comfortably in a wide range of interiors. Most likely used in a bedroom, or small living ...

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 White-painted Bead Chain Fixture on White Base c1940
White-painted Bead Chain Fixture on White Base c1940

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Markel 3000 Line 3-Light Slip Shade Chandelier C1933
Markel 3000 Line 3-Light Slip Shade Chandelier C1933

$980.00 Sale $784.00

Produced by Markel Electric Products, the model 3015 is a Late-Deco slipper-shade fixture that is both clean in its silhouette and subtle in its motifs. An artful combination of gently abstracted leaves and repeating geometric lines combine in a forward-looking fixture that hangs right in the ear...

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Pressed Glass Bead Chain Fixture on Gilt Base c1940
Pressed Glass Bead Chain Fixture on Gilt Base c1940

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Bead-chain fixtures like this one are often defined almost entirely by their shades, and this example nicely bridges traditional and Late Deco, the leaves on this shade are gentle, cheery, and effortlessly pretty. Typically used in bedrooms during the period, bead-chain shades produce a gentle d...

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Unusual Faux Hammered Porch Light C1955
Unusual Faux Hammered Porch Light C1955

$475.00 Sale $380.00

This porch light defines "one of a kind." Its unique Asian-inspired structure, combined with the unexpected faux hammered texture is elevated further by the four protruding glass panels -- all framed by roughly cast aluminum. Ideal for a funky mid-century ranch home or a more modern International...

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Sweet Colonial Revival Entry Lantern c1940
Sweet Colonial Revival Entry Lantern c1940

$265.00 Sale $212.00

The early mid-century saw a resurgence of Colonial Revival style and this sweet little entry way lantern perfectly represents that trend. Comprised of brass-toned aluminum and a "gathered" style glass shade, this darling fixture will certainly be welcome in any home. * Historical Style: Colonia...

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Colonial Revival Entry Lantern W/Cut-Glass Shade c1940
Colonial Revival Entry Lantern W/Cut-Glass Shade c1940

$325.00 Sale $260.00

The early mid-century saw a resurgence of Colonial Revival style and this sweet little entry way lantern perfectly represents that trend. Comprised of brass-toned aluminum and a grape and flower-patterned cut-glass shade, this darling fixture will certainly be welcome in any home. * Historical...

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 Bead Chain Light W/ Floral Patterned Shade c1940
Bead Chain Light W/ Floral Patterned Shade c1940

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Bead Chain Fixture W/ Pale Gilt-Toned Base c1940
Bead Chain Fixture W/ Pale Gilt-Toned Base c1940

$235.00 Sale $188.00

Bead-chain shades (the glass typically hangs from three ball-tipped bead chains) were popular from around 1935 into the early 1950s. The most common sizes were small 1-light fixtures used in bedrooms and hallways, especially as replacements for older obsolete styles, The shades are usually heavy ...

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Modern Tubular Chrome 6-Light Chandelier c1970
Modern Tubular Chrome 6-Light Chandelier c1970

$875.00 Sale $700.00

With all of the trappings of the late-mid-century Mod revolution, this complex chrome 6-arm chandelier brings unexpected shapes and finishes together to form the kind of light that could belong on Stanley Kubrick's Discovery One space craft. Highly polished finishes and bright colors were the or...

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Remarkable Victorian 5-Light Chandelier W/ Holophane Shades c1890
Remarkable Victorian 5-Light Chandelier W/ Holophane Shades c1890

$3,250.00 Sale $2,600.00

A rare gas-powered survivor from late in the era of carbon-filament bulbs and artistic metal finishes, this now electrified 5-light charmer has all the transitional character that makes lighting of the early 1900s so interesting. Delicately cast ornamental armbacks gracefully complement the unus...

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Streamline 3-light Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1935
Streamline 3-light Slipper-Shade Chandelier C1935

$980.00 Sale $784.00

Slipper-shaded lights like this antique chandelier were the hot trend from about 1930 through 1935, before Streamline style and cup-shade fixtures moved center stage. Inspired by French examples and featuring glass slipper shades at each light bulb – typically unique to specific body designs – th...

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