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Vintage Vaseline Glass - White - Lamp or Light Shade

£50.00

Product description

Vintage Vaseline Glass lamp shade that con be used for either a lamp or hanging fixture.The most typical colour of uranium glass is pale yellowish-green, which in the 1920s led to the nickname Vaseline glass based on a perceived resemblance to the appearance of petroleum jelly as formulated and commercially sold at that time. Specialised collectors still define Vaseline glass as transparent or semi-transparent uranium glass in this specific colour.

This wonderful example dating from the early 19th century has a ribbon rim with the glass in a spiral design, the translucent glass has hughs of yellow green and white and an added feature is a floral spray applied to the circumference. In perfect condition this has to illuminated to see the full beauty of this shade.

Measures: Rom diameter 10 3/4" (27cm), Height 8 3/4" (22cm) mounting hole 1 3/4" ( 45mm)

Item details

Colour:
White
Brand:
Vaseline
Condition:
Antique
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1920
Manufacturer:
Studio & art
Type:
Other

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About this item

Vintage Vaseline Glass lamp shade that con be used for either a lamp or hanging fixture.The most typical colour of uranium glass is pale yellowish-green, which in the 1920s led to the nickname Vaseline glass based on a perceived resemblance to the appearance of petroleum jelly as formulated and commercially sold at that time. Specialised collectors still define Vaseline glass as transparent or semi-transparent uranium glass in this specific colour.

This wonderful example dating from the early 19th century has a ribbon rim with the glass in a spiral design, the translucent glass has hughs of yellow green and white and an added feature is a floral spray applied to the circumference. In perfect condition this has to illuminated to see the full beauty of this shade.

Measures: Rom diameter 10 3/4" (27cm), Height 8 3/4" (22cm) mounting hole 1 3/4" ( 45mm)

Colour:
White
Brand:
Vaseline
Condition:
Antique
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1920
Manufacturer:
Studio & art
Type:
Other

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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