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Restored Antiques

Industrial

Rescue the past prom 1900 through 1940. Our Antique Industrial lighting features pendants, desktop/workbench lamps, flush mount ceiling lights, and wall-mount articulated lamps. Here you'll find restored designs from O.C. White, Faries, Hubbell, Benjamin, Holophane, Lyhne, and McCrosky, salvaged from movie theaters, garment factories, machine shops, schools, warehouses store display windows, and New York City Subways.

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 Extremely Rare 28-Mirror All-original I.P. Frink Floor Lamp c1910
Extremely Rare 28-Mirror All-original I.P. Frink Floor Lamp c1910

$6,000.00 Sale $4,800.00

Once in a while a light comes along that defies all of our expectations of authenticity and rarity -- this is one of those lights. We present for your consideration this completely original I.P. Frink Industrial floor lamp. The only thing we've added is a new period appropriate cloth-covered cord...

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

$725.00 Sale $580.00

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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3-Light Benjamin Cluster  W/Opal Reflector, C1905
3-Light Benjamin Cluster W/Opal Reflector, C1905

$550.00 Sale $440.00

A classic functional pendant common in countless early-20th-century commercial and industrial settings, and now quite hard to find. To increase the light output of single-socket cord pendants like this, porcelain-insulated cluster sockets by companies like Benjamin would be screwed in beneath the...

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Brass Flush Mount W/Unusual Holophane Prismatic Shade
Brass Flush Mount W/Unusual Holophane Prismatic Shade

$375.00 Sale $300.00

While the early style of the fixture and the later Holophane prismatic shade might not have originally been used together, here they make a wonderful pairing with both old-time character and a more modern industrial look. Holophane prismatic glass is famous for its reflective and refractive prope...

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16" Green Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant, c1950
16" Green Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant, c1950

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Porcelain-enameled warehouse shades like this one have been around since the early 1900s. This example features its original swivel "hang-straight" canopy, a pull-chain switch, a galvanized pipe stem and a shade that has some dents and spots of enamel missing - all of which give it a nice patina ...

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Ruffled Gold X-Ray Reflector Shade Pendant, C1910
Ruffled Gold X-Ray Reflector Shade Pendant, C1910

$475.00 Sale $380.00

This simple and classic drop-cord pendant has been outfitted with an outstanding silvered X-Ray reflector shade featuring bold spiral corrugations, subtle edge crimping, and the original gold exterior some with brand decal. Some of the paint on the exterior is missing, but we think it just adds e...

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Brunswick Style Billiard Pendent Light C1915
Brunswick Style Billiard Pendent Light C1915

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$475.00 Sale $380.00

Take aim under this beautifully restored billiard pendent, complete with original jewels. We have attributed this pendent to Brunswick, who started making billiard tables and lighting as early as 1845. Pendents like these would have hung low over their tables in sets of three, casting direct ligh...

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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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Industrial Pendant with Mercury Glass Shade, c1905
Industrial Pendant with Mercury Glass Shade, c1905

$600.00 Sale $480.00

"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 quilting pattern in the glass helps to diffuse the light, and the blue tint is an attempt to better approximate the color of sunlight - much like f...

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I.P. Frink Linolite "Telephones" Antique Brass Signage Pendant, c1915
I.P. Frink Linolite "Telephones" Antique Brass Signage Pendant, c1915

$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

There are so many levels of irony around obsolete technologies in this fantastic and very special commercial signage pendant, we hardly know where to start... First, you have to understand that there was a time when people didn't carry their phones (known as "telephones" back then) around everyw...

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Twisted Cord Pendant W/Hefty "Daisy" Wire Guard, C1920
Twisted Cord Pendant W/Hefty "Daisy" Wire Guard, C1920

$255.00 Sale $204.00

An original white porcelain socket has been rewired and with an original white porcelain canopy to create this industrial pendant. An unusual antique clamp-on wire bulb guard with a glare shield completes the look.

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Industrial Pendant with Simple Wire Cage, c1915
Industrial Pendant with Simple Wire Cage, c1915

$225.00 Sale $180.00

A black twisted cloth cord and unusual early brass canopy are paired with a vintage socket shell, canopy and simple clamp-on wire cage to create a classic industrial look.

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Large Crouse-Hinds Vapor-Proof Iron Pendant, c1950
Large Crouse-Hinds Vapor-Proof Iron Pendant, c1950

$600.00 Sale $480.00

Larger than the usual examples, this vapor-proof industrial pendant with thick glass bulb guard has striking visual impact. Galvanized iron finish, with hang-straight canopy.

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Pendant w/White Enamel Stock Aisle Shade
Pendant w/White Enamel Stock Aisle Shade

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

No, this isn't a light fixture from outer space. In fact, it was originally designed for "inner" space - the narrow aisles in warehouse stockrooms. Today it would make an arresting accent to any creative or industrial interior. We haven't given a date for this fixture because they were widely...

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16" Green Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant, c1950
16" Green Enamel Warehouse RLM Pendant, c1950

$350.00 Sale $280.00

Porcelain-enameled warehouse shades like this one have been around since the early 1900s. This example features its original swivel "hang-straight" canopy, a pull-chain switch, a galvanized pipe stem and a shade that has some dents and spots of enamel missing - all of which give it a nice patina ...

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Abolite 12" White Enamel Shade on Galvanized Pipe, c1960
Abolite 12" White Enamel Shade on Galvanized Pipe, c1960

$300.00 Sale $240.00

Porcelain-enameled warehouse shades like this one have been around since the early 1900s, and this one could be of most any period since the 1920s. We've added new galvanized pipe and a new swivel "hang-straight" canopy to complete the fixture. These types of metal shades are typically known as ...

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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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Industrial Pendant with Large Ruffled Holophane Shade, c1905
Industrial Pendant with Large Ruffled Holophane Shade, c1905

$365.00 Sale $292.00

This simple pipe pendant is typical of practical, workaday lighting of the early 20th century. What's less typical is the prismatic shade it wears, which is larger than most we see. Prismatic shades were scientifically designed to distribute the dim light of carbon and early tungsten bulbs as eff...

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Twisted Cloth Cord Pendant With Ruffled Holophane Shade, c1905
Twisted Cloth Cord Pendant With Ruffled Holophane Shade, c1905

$300.00 Sale $240.00

Typical of functional lighting of the early 20th century, this simple twisted cloth-cord pendant is paired with a sweet ruffled Holophane prismatic shade, designed to distribute the dim light of carbon and early tungsten bulbs as efficiently as possible.

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Porcelain and Brass Pendant with Franklin Prismatic Reflector, c1915
Porcelain and Brass Pendant with Franklin Prismatic Reflector, c1915

$265.00 Sale $212.00

Much of the best industrial lighting draws its appeal from a few choice details. This antique original proves the point: the brass-capped porcelain socket, twisted cloth cord, and brass clamp-on shade holder elevate an otherwise ho-hum piece to a holy-cow masterwork. Even better, the pendant we...

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2-Light Benjamin Cluster Pendant W/Opal Reflector, C1905
2-Light Benjamin Cluster Pendant W/Opal Reflector, C1905

$325.00 Sale $260.00

A classic functional pendant common in countless early-20th-century commercial and industrial settings, and now quite hard to find. To increase the light output of single-socket cord pendants like this, porcelain-insulated cluster sockets by companies like Benjamin would be screwed in beneath the...

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3-Light Benjamin Cluster  W/Opal Reflector, C1905
3-Light Benjamin Cluster W/Opal Reflector, C1905

$550.00 Sale $440.00

A classic functional pendant common in countless early-20th-century commercial and industrial settings, and now quite hard to find. To increase the light output of single-socket cord pendants like this, porcelain-insulated cluster sockets by companies like Benjamin would be screwed in beneath the...

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Funky 3-Light Cluster Pendant w/19" Opal Reflector, c1920
Funky 3-Light Cluster Pendant w/19" Opal Reflector, c1920

Original Price $1650.00

$1,149.99 Sale $919.99

This unusual fixture with its cluster of bulbs and large 19" opal reflector shade would have been used in commercial and industrial settings for maximum light, when appearance was less important. This same disregard for aesthetics at the time gives the design a unique and distinctive character t...

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Brass Chain Pendant w/ Etched Fluted Shade, c1915
Brass Chain Pendant w/ Etched Fluted Shade, c1915

$275.00 Sale $220.00

A simple pendant with plain chain and a brass canopy suspends an older socket shell with a clamp-on shade holder to create a classic early-20th-century look and a fixture that will add character to many different settings, old or new. We've paired this pendant with a fluted shade in opal glass f...

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Ruffled X-Ray Reflector Shade On Cloth-Cord Pendant, C1910
Ruffled X-Ray Reflector Shade On Cloth-Cord Pendant, C1910

$550.00 Sale $440.00

This simple and classic drop-cord pendant has been outfitted with an outstanding silvered X-Ray reflector shade featuring bold spiral corrugations, subtle edge crimping, and the original green-painted exterior with brand decal. Some paint loss and splatters on the exterior add to the character of...

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Ruffled Gold X-Ray Reflector Shade Pendant, C1910
Ruffled Gold X-Ray Reflector Shade Pendant, C1910

$475.00 Sale $380.00

This simple and classic drop-cord pendant has been outfitted with an outstanding silvered X-Ray reflector shade featuring bold spiral corrugations, subtle edge crimping, and the original gold exterior some with brand decal. Some of the paint on the exterior is missing, but we think it just adds e...

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Twisted Cord Pendant W/Permaflector, C1941
Twisted Cord Pendant W/Permaflector, C1941

$550.00 Sale $440.00

Traditionally used as a reflector inside of a recessed light fixture, the Pittsburgh Permaflector Lighting Company describes the No. E-230 Series uses as follows, 'A broadly distributing reflector with a desirable concentration at center. Excellent for recessed down lighting of stores and simila...

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Silver Cord Pendant w/Sterling Reflector, c1925
Silver Cord Pendant w/Sterling Reflector, c1925

$350.00 Sale $280.00

We've used new and old parts to create these great industrial pendants. An original porcelain socket hangs from silver-colored twisted cloth cord beneath a reproduction porcelain canopy. The socket is fitted with a period clamp-on fitter and holds a Sterling No. 226 mirrored reflector shade with ...

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Chain Pendant W/Pittsburgh Permaflector Shade, C1940
Chain Pendant W/Pittsburgh Permaflector Shade, C1940

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$285.00 Sale $228.00

A classic example of 20th-century pendants, this fixture features an attractive deep canopy that suspends a chain that provides free movement if the light gets bumped around. The chain with new yet authentic twisted wire, and antique socket all display clean, elegant restraint. A clamp-on fitter ...

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Antique Steel 4-Ring Saturn Pendant, C1950
Antique Steel 4-Ring Saturn Pendant, C1950

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

Whether your associations are with knuckle-rapping nuns, Saturday night spaghetti dinners, or boring afternoons gazing out aluminum windows to the school playground, this pendant is sure to bring back memories. A late Streamline-era design that remained popular well after the Second World War, "s...

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Industrial Moderne Fresnel Lens Pendants, c1940
Industrial Moderne Fresnel Lens Pendants, c1940

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$480.00 Sale $384.00

Make a bold statement and make it many times over with these unusual steel pendants. The striking combination of funnel-capped Streamline pipe stems with truncated pyramid boxes holding Fresnel-type square lenses makes for a dramatic mix of Moderne and industrial influences

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White Enamel Moderne Fresnel Lens Pendants, c1940
White Enamel Moderne Fresnel Lens Pendants, c1940

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$480.00 Sale $384.00

Make a bold statement and make it many times over with these unusual steel pendants. The striking combination of funnel-capped Streamline pipe stems with truncated pyramid boxes holding Fresnel-type square lenses makes for a dramatic mix of Moderne and industrial influences $('#order_cart_line...

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Perforated Metal Cone Pendant
Perforated Metal Cone Pendant

$225.00 Sale $180.00

We're told this unusual perforated metal cone shade was originally a filter from an old commercial washing machine. We have finished it with black twisted cloth cord and a black porcelain canopy.

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Rare Cobalt Blue 18" Abolite Industrial Pendant W/Vented Cap, c1925
Rare Cobalt Blue 18" Abolite Industrial Pendant W/Vented Cap, c1925

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$500.00 Sale $400.00

Abolite was a prominent early manufacturer of classic enameled steel industrial reflector shades, and is still in business today. This rare example in cobalt blue porcelain enamel has the added distinction of an original "W"-style vented one-piece cap. Also setting this one apart is the beautiful...

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Flush and Semi-Flush

Brass Flush Mount W/Unusual Holophane Prismatic Shade
Brass Flush Mount W/Unusual Holophane Prismatic Shade

$375.00 Sale $300.00

While the early style of the fixture and the later Holophane prismatic shade might not have originally been used together, here they make a wonderful pairing with both old-time character and a more modern industrial look. Holophane prismatic glass is famous for its reflective and refractive prope...

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"See The Light" Mid-Century Modern, c1962
"See The Light" Mid-Century Modern, c1962

Multiple quantities available. Original Price $425.00

$319.99 Sale $255.99

We're not sure where this unique set of fixtures originally hung, but we're guessing that pews and collection baskets were common sights below them. Lighting designers of the early Modern era were in heaven designing fresh new takes on ecclesiastical fixtures for the boldly forward-looking churc...

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Industrial Flush Mount w/ Prismatic Lens And Pull-Chain by Perfeclite C1945
Industrial Flush Mount w/ Prismatic Lens And Pull-Chain by Perfeclite C1945

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$335.00 Sale $268.00

This sleek flush-mount fixture by Perfeclite offers a unique take on a traditional municipal main-stay. The domed prismatic lens offers a diffuse and pleasant light as well as added visual interest. Please inquire with customer services about the quantities available of this light. With so many...

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 Industrial Flush Mount Fixture w/ Prismatic Lens by Perfeclite C1945
Industrial Flush Mount Fixture w/ Prismatic Lens by Perfeclite C1945

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

This sleek flush-mount fixture by Perfeclite offers a unique take on a traditional municipal main-stay. The domed prismatic lens offers a diffuse and pleasant light as well as added visual interest. Please inquire with customer services about the quantities available of this light. With so man...

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Semi-Flush Antique Steel 2-Ring Saturn, C1950
Semi-Flush Antique Steel 2-Ring Saturn, C1950

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

Whether your associations are with knuckle-wrapping nuns, Saturday night spaghetti dinners, or boring afternoons gazing out aluminum windows to the school playground, this semi-flush fixture is sure to bring back memories. A late Streamline-era design that remained popular well after the Second W...

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Wall & Plug-ins

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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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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Revival Style Theater Exit Light C1930s
Revival Style Theater Exit Light C1930s

$475.00 Sale $380.00

Mark the way with this period appropriate cast metal Exit light. The font and fleur de lis decorative element are reminiscent of 1920's and '30's revival styles, but with a cost-friendly aluminum body and painted (rather than stained) glass, this lighted sign might hail from the post-war period. ...

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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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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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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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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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Gray Fostoria BH-Series Localite Adjustable Bracket, c1950
Gray Fostoria BH-Series Localite Adjustable Bracket, c1950

Original Price $750.00

$639.99 Sale $511.99

With an original gray-painted finish mostly intact, a sprinkling of rust for gritty-pretty authenticity, and a new gold twisted cord for replacement wiring this is a great example of the popular (and almost bomb-proof) BH series of articulated fixtures known as "Localites" made by Fostoria Press...

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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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Sears Craftsman Articulated Work Bench Light, c1960
Sears Craftsman Articulated Work Bench Light, c1960

Original Price $650.00

$554.99 Sale $443.99

With looks that were definitely made for the shop or garage - not the house - Sears' line of Craftsman work lights were a bit of a knock-off of the better known line of Fostoria Localites. Made ruggedly of heavy steel and painted postwar gray, these fixtures lit countless home workshop and small...

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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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Very Rare Self-Adjusting Medical Wall Bracket, c1920
Very Rare Self-Adjusting Medical Wall Bracket, c1920

$1,250.00 Sale $1,000.00

With its original nickel finish, a dual-arm, multidimensional adjustment configuration, and a friction joint system that holds the bracket in position after moving, this doctor or dental light has all the bells and whistles one might look for in a rare and unusual industrial lighting fixture. We...

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Rare Van Dyke Articulated Lamp w/X-Ray Shade, c1930
Rare Van Dyke Articulated Lamp w/X-Ray Shade, c1930

$575.00 Sale $460.00

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 a great example complete with bench-mount bracket, period brass socket, a...

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Raw Industrial Articulated Steel Work Light, c1950
Raw Industrial Articulated Steel Work Light, c1950

$550.00 Sale $440.00

An interestingly raw and straightforward variation of the classic ball-joint articulated work light, this fixture has a great natural patina and a sort of clumsy elegance that lends it authenticity and character - great artistic inspiration for the work you might do under it.

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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 Industrial Wall Bracket, c1960
Adjustable Chrome Industrial 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 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 a ...

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Industrial Chrome Wall Bracket W/Screen, c1960
Industrial Chrome Wall Bracket W/Screen, c1960

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$225.00 Sale $180.00

You see a lot of so-called "industrial" lighting out there these days, so it's fun when something 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 a ...

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Crouse-Hinds Hand-Held Vapor-Proof Inspection or Trouble Light w/Cage, c1950
Crouse-Hinds Hand-Held Vapor-Proof Inspection or Trouble Light w/Cage, c1950

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$350.00 Sale $280.00

Crouse-Hinds was a leader in industrial electrical specialties, and especially in heavy-duty vapor-proof lighting. When lights were configured to be portable like this possibly hand-made example, they could be used to illuminate work on engines and complex machinery, or inspect production work fo...

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McGill Hand-Held Bakelite Inspection or Trouble Light w/Sheild, c1950
McGill Hand-Held Bakelite Inspection or Trouble Light w/Sheild, c1950

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

McGill Mfg. Co. of Valpariaso, Indiana was a leader in industrial electrical specialties, and especially in portable work lights with metal lamp guards – also known as inspection lights or "trouble lights." This classic McGill portable work light has a substantial presence due to the sturdy mott...

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McGill Hand-Held Bakelite Inspection or Trouble Light w/Cage, c1950
McGill Hand-Held Bakelite Inspection or Trouble Light w/Cage, c1950

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$325.00 Sale $260.00

McGill Mfg. Co. of Valpariaso, Indiana was a leader in industrial electrical specialties, and especially in portable work lights with metal lamp guards – also known as inspection lights or "trouble lights." This classic McGill portable work light has a substantial presence due to the sturdy mott...

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Rare Cobalt Blue 17" Abolite Industrial Pendant W/Vented Cap, c1925
Rare Cobalt Blue 17" Abolite Industrial Pendant W/Vented Cap, c1925

$500.00 Sale $400.00

Abolite was a prominent early manufacturer of classic enameled steel industrial reflector shades, and is still in business today. This rare example in cobalt blue has the added distinction of an original "W"-style vented one-piece cap and a hook-suspension loop rather than the usual straight cord...

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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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Stunning Modern Brass Nautical Sconce C1960
Stunning Modern Brass Nautical Sconce C1960

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$425.00 Sale $340.00

The simplicity of the design, the purity of the materials, these elements combine to make one of the most modern and elegant sconces in our collection. The sturdy cylindrical glass tube globe is harnessed by a perfectly symmetrical solid brass loop, which splits to cradle the shade, creating a b...

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Desk & Floor Lamps

 Extremely Rare 28-Mirror All-original I.P. Frink Floor Lamp c1910
Extremely Rare 28-Mirror All-original I.P. Frink Floor Lamp c1910

$6,000.00 Sale $4,800.00

Once in a while a light comes along that defies all of our expectations of authenticity and rarity -- this is one of those lights. We present for your consideration this completely original I.P. Frink Industrial floor lamp. The only thing we've added is a new period appropriate cloth-covered cord...

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Pair of Adjustable O.C. White Lamps w/X-Ray Shades, c1915
Pair of Adjustable O.C. White Lamps w/X-Ray Shades, c1915

$3,600.00 Sale $2,880.00

Consisting of original cast iron and steel O.C. White adjustable fixtures on new custom aged-steel slab bases, this pair of table lamps has been outfitted with rare small offset X-Ray reflector shades that would have originally been used in showroom windows. The shades are silvered on the interi...

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Rare No.22 Faries Adjustable Desk Lamp, C1900
Rare No.22 Faries Adjustable Desk Lamp, C1900

$1,400.00 Sale $1,120.00

Faries was well known for its line of adjustable and articulated fixtures. The No. 22 model shown here was a table-top fixture designed to allow the socket to be adjusted along the arc of the tubing to any angle. In addition, the vertical stem features telescoping construction to change the heigh...

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

$725.00 Sale $580.00

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

$450.00 Sale $360.00

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 the authentic T-adjuster knobs on one side of the joints, an original turnkey socket with lovely patina on the parabolic shade.

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Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Opal Cone Shade, C1915
Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Opal Cone Shade, C1915

$450.00 Sale $360.00

A classic example of the two-knuckle adjustable desk lamp popularized by Faries, and imitated by Dale and others, this one features restored brown twisted cord, pairs of wing nuts for the adjustable joints, an original turnkey socket with clamp-on fitter and flower-head screws, and - last but not...

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Faries Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Fluted Opal Shade, C1915
Faries Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Fluted Opal Shade, C1915

$450.00 Sale $360.00

A classic example of the two-knuckle adjustable desk lamp popularized by Faries, and imitated by Dale and others, this one features restored brown twisted cord, pairs of wing nuts for the adjustable joints, an original turnkey socket with clamp-on fitter and flower-head screws, and - last but not...

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Original Finish Adjustable Cast Iron Desk Lamp, c1930
Original Finish Adjustable Cast Iron Desk Lamp, c1930

$225.00 Sale $180.00

Desk lamps like this one, with decorative cast iron bases, flexible conduit stems, and classic parabolic reflector shades, were common for a long period of time, from the 1920s well into the 1950s. This one has enough wear and tear - or should we say "character and patina" - to convince anyone it...

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Faries No. 153 Flexible Desk Lamp W/Tulip Shade, C1915
Faries No. 153 Flexible Desk Lamp W/Tulip Shade, C1915

$575.00 Sale $460.00

Utilizing original flexible conduit for the upper half of this desk lamp, and their classic base design with a section of rope pipe for the lower half, Faries created a highly practical adjustable fixture with simple decorative charm. This example features khaki twisted cord, and a dark natural p...

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Adjustable Cast Iron Desk Lamp W/Opal Ruffle Shade, c1925
Adjustable Cast Iron Desk Lamp W/Opal Ruffle Shade, c1925

$275.00 Sale $220.00

Desk lamps like this one, with decorative cast iron bases, flexible conduit stems were common for a long period of time, from the 1920s well into the 1950s. This one has been refinished in Antique Steel and paired with a lovely opal ruffle shade

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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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Mid-Century O.C. White Task Lamp
Mid-Century O.C. White Task Lamp

$425.00 Sale $340.00

A gently patinaed example of O.C. White's later style of adjustable industrial task light, with lever switch and double-layer heat-shield shade, finished in dark gray paint. Ideal as a bookshelf light, mounted over your workbench, bedstead or in your reading nook.

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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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Faries Japanned Copper Desk Lamp W/Opalescent Shade, C1905
Faries Japanned Copper Desk Lamp W/Opalescent Shade, C1905

$675.00 Sale $540.00

An outstanding 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 restored black twisted cord, the authentic T-adjuster knobs on one side of the joints, an original turnkey socket with clamp-on ...

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Faries-Style Adjustable Desk Lamp W/ Green Clam Shell Shade C1920
Faries-Style Adjustable Desk Lamp W/ Green Clam Shell Shade C1920

$525.00 Sale $420.00

A classic example of the two-knuckle adjustable desk lamp popularized by Faries, and imitated by Dale and others, this one features restored brown twisted cord, pairs of wing nuts for the adjustable joints, an original turnkey socket with UNO fitter and a stunning green and white cased glass Emer...

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Make-Do Hybrid McCrosky "Searchlight" Table Lamp
Make-Do Hybrid McCrosky "Searchlight" Table Lamp

$1,200.00 Sale $960.00

he "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 ca...

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

$825.00 Sale $660.00

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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Primitive Industrial Stick Lamp C1905
Primitive Industrial Stick Lamp C1905

$650.00 Sale $520.00

Simple and useful, this stick lamp from an unknown maker gets the job done without unnecessary frills. The base is made of a beveled 1" x 6" square of marble, which anchors a worn brass arm with Faries-esque elements. The whole charming scene is capped by a perfectly aged green parabolic shade. A...

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Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Hubbell Reflector, C1920
Faries 1012 Adjustable Desk Lamp W/Hubbell Reflector, C1920

$525.00 Sale $420.00

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 the authentic T-adjuster knobs on one side of the joints, in unlacquered brass with a NOS Hubbell reflector.

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