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

Hours of Operation:
Monday | Saturday
10:30am to 6:00pm
Sunday: Noon to 5:00pm

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6760L Mixed metals adjustable piano lamp. Originally manufactured for kerosene. Adjustable height. 60″L x 6″W Exterior wiring to maintain adjustable feature. c.1880  

$385

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

$225

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

$210

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

$185

6955L Standing lamp of mixed metals with intricate foliate decoration on an onxy base. c. 1920.  Marked Holophane lamp shade included. Rewired previously.

$495

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

$695

6923L(C) Silver-on-Brass Table Lamp with a classical shape flanked by seahorses–includes shade.  27 1/2″H x 15″W (Lampshade width)

$265

This pair of wrought iron tudor/gothic stanchions with mythical figures are wired as floor lamps. c. 1920.  70 inches high x 22 wide at base

$895.00 pair

6760L. All brass lamp with a fluted stem embellished with acanthus leaves. 38′ H X 9 1/5 W (Base).  

$235

6839LC. Tall table Lamp marked “Stiffel”. Late 20th Century 36″L x 7″W. Shade not included.

$365

#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

$795

This floor lamp has 3 candelabram shaped lights around a center mogul socket and is composed of mixed metals. The 12 inch base is decorated with an onyx insert.   The price includes a mllk glass diffuser which fits above the …

$495.00

#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

$345

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

$415

#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

$495

#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

$295

9000L  Mid-century brass lamp with brass plated steel harp.  Body of lamp includes some weathered enamel over brass components. Original wiring.

$115 As Is

Asian influenced blue and white ginger jar lamp with fabric shade. 22″L x 8.5″ W    Late 20th Century

$295

#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

$295

Classical porcelain table lamp base with a horizontal band of floral motifs and fluting.  33″H x 7″W (Base)                                             …

$285

7020L Victorian Gothic Candelabra with acanthus leave motifs and five candle arms. One unmatched candle holder.  21″H x 7″W.  

$195

#5442L Cast brass prism hung girandole on marble base. 16 1/2″W x 17 1/4″W

$295

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

$265

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

$795

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

$895

#4836L Cast brass Classical Revival three light girandoles with central urn and scroll foliate design on patinated iron bases…having original old finish and hung with the original U-drop prisms. 17 1/2″H x 13 1/2″W c.1920

$1,195 pr.

#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

$845

#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

$235

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

$225

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

$415

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

$235

#5489L English silverplate 3 light candleabra (can convert to single candle short or tall or 3 candle short or tall). 18 1/2″H x 17″W mid 20th cent.

$745 pr.

#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

$345

#5220L Classical revival column with scrolled torch arms. (completely rewired for exterior use-includes globes). 84″H c.1900

$5295 SOLD

#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

$265

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

$895

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

$465

#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

$285

#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)

#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

$225

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

$335

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

$195

#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

$295

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

$795

#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.

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

$440

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

Hours of Operation:
Monday | Saturday
10:30am to 6:00pm
Sunday: Noon to 5:00pm