The Brass Knob
Architectural Antiques, Inc.
2311 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel 202-332-3370

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#6474L   Electric Astral style table lamp with frost cut to clear shade and colonial prisms.  16″H x 4″ x 4″ square base.  ca.1925


#5533L  White metal figural gas “portable”  table lamp – as is, needs restoration.  15 1/4″H  ca.1890


#6903L(C)  Polished brass period solar table lamp (converted to kerosene).  10 3/4″H  ca.1845


#6903L(C)  Kerosene table lamp with an iron base, brass column and frosted pressed glass font.  14 1/2″H  ca.1880


#6868L  Art Deco table lamp retaining the original finish and the original crackle glass globe.  In 1930’s catalogues they were called “radio lamps”, apparently to sit on top of your floor model radio.  11″W x 8 1/2″H  ca.1930

$345 - SOLD

#6810L  Signed Bradley and Hubbard Art Nouveau brass and  lamp base;  formerly kerosene, now wired. Brass with a brass plated cast iron base. ca.1905  8″Diam. x 19 1/2″H


#6792L  Unusual mixed metal (primarily brass and iron) floor lamp with a holophane shade.  61″Tall  cA.1925


#6067L  Mixed metal floor lamp with 3 way bulb surrounded by 3 standard base candle sockets. Includes white glass diffuser.  60 1/2″Tall  ca.1935


#6718L  Mixed metal floor lamp with tripod base, 3 way bulb surrounded by 3 standard base candle sockets, metal diffuser. 62 1/2″Tall ca.1940


CC-B  Polished brass floor lamp with a large holophane glass shade.  58″ Tall


#6738L  Great mid century modern “Moss” table lamp with ceramic figure and the original finial.  10 1/2″Wide x 29 1/2″Tall (to top of finial).  ca.1950


#5979L Painted (black) brass exterior post lamp with beveled glass panels (needs rewiring). 15 3/4″H accepts a 3″Diam. post.

$145 (unrestored)

#6072L Cast white metal figural gas portable lamp in as found condition. 14″H with a 4 7/8″ x 4 7/8″ base. ca.1890


Large aluminum and cast aluminum post light (lacking 2 glass panels and needs rewiring). 46″H x 16″W at top and 9″diam. base. 20th cent.

$295 as-is

Mixed metal floor lamp with 3 way bulb surrounded by 3 standard base candle sockets. White glass diffuser available and also a small selection of fabric shades to sit on the diffuser available. 56 1/2″H ca.1935


#5864L Gas portable lamp in as found condition. 6″ x 6″ decorative cast iron base with a vasiform wood column. 12″H ca.1900


#6066L Mixed metal floor lamp with onyx disk base, 3 way bulb surrounded by 3 standard base candle sockets. White glass diffuser available and also a small selection of fabric shades to sit on the diffuser available. 58″H ca.1935


#5392L Mixed metal, including brass, floor lamp with built in table. 3 way bulb with white glass diffuser. Small selection of fabric shades to sit on diffuser available. 59″H x 17″W ca.1930

$325 - SOLD

#6365L Decorative brass, onyx and mixed metal floor lamp. 62″H ca.1925


#6041L Brass double arm floor lamp with the original painted finish (some paint loss). 59″H ca.1925


#5533L Gold finished spelter gas table lamp (as found). 15 1/2″H c.1880


#4698L Glass and chrome double goose neck lamp with new shades. 17 1/2″H x 24″W c.1950


#4302L vintage lighting 11″W x 16″H c.1940


#5553L Foliate cast brass lamp hung with 2 thumbprint moulded glass open fonts mounted on white marble base. 11″H x 9″W Mid 19th century


#5521L Pair of cast brass “Rembrandt” table lamps with onyx disks and retaining the original old finish and diffusers. 30″H c.1940

$645 pr.

#5803L Decorative cast iron table lamp of ship on the sea. 21 1/2″H c.1920


#5296L Brass base with the original bent slag glass shade (electrified).28″H x 16″W c.1910


#6051L Large and heavy Art Nouveau bronzed white metal table lamp with water lilies. 32″H (w/ harp) x 11″W c.1910


#6384L Heavy cast brass Aladdin style table lamp retaining a rich old patina and mounted on a fruitwood base . 9″W x 22 1/2″H ca.1920


#6625L Patinated exterior brass post lamp with beveled glass panels. 17″H accepts a 3″Diam. post.

$195 - SOLD

#6398L Pair of exterior brass post lamps with flat glass panels. (lacking 2 glass panels, need rewiring, one with some metal fatigue). 25″H accepts a 3″Diam. post.

$145 (unrestored)

#6563L Veined onyx cylinder table lamp with brass mounts and base. 24 1/4″H (top of harp)


#6243L Classical Revival carved mahogany table lamp with 3 socket cluster; labeled Kittinger Buffalo. 31″H x 8 1/2″Diam. base ca.1920


Polished brass 3 light table lamp mounted with a stylized gazelle on an oval wood base; with beaded bulb covers. 26″W x 27 1/2″H ca.1930


#6318L Polished marble antique table lamp. 4 1/21″ sq. base x 27 1/2″H to top of harp.

$365 - SOLD

#6122L Large silverplated mixed metal table lamp with heavily cast acanthus, shell and animal paw tripod base. Lamp is centered on both sides with a female medallion. 9 1/2″W x 27″H ca.1915


#6164L Pair of brass open barley twist table lamps with lantern tops retaining the original textured glass panels (1 panel repaired) and an old dark patina. 5″Diam. base x 19″H ca.1920

$495 pr.

#6065L Polished stainless steel industrial design table lamp in the manner of Walter von Nessen. 11 1/2″H c.1950


Bronze Pendant Light Product #6909L     Description Bronze pendant lamp with the original crackle glass cylinder.   Dimensions 33 1/2″L x 7″ Diam.  ca.1910


6758L  Art Deco interpretation of an antique oil lamp, retaining the original painted finishes.  18″L x 7 1/2″W  ca. 1925


#6742S  Heavily carved large oak newel post which has already been stripped.  Top has been drilled for newel post lamp and inside face has toggle switches.  12″ x 12″ x 62″Tall.  ca.1890


#6240L Pair of cast brass candelabra with cast laurel bases. (Had been wired as lamps and could be again). Lacking one small cast leaf and nut. 7″W x 11 1/4″H x 4 1/2″D ca.1915

$495 pr.

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