Rare 1920s Arts & Crafts WAS Benson Style Lamp Original Powell Vaseline shade For Sale

Rare 1920s Arts & Crafts WAS Benson Style Lamp Original Powell Vaseline shade

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Rare 1920s Arts & Crafts WAS Benson Style Lamp Original Powell Vaseline shade :

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** *Up on offer here is this all original 1920s art & crafts WAS Benson Style fishing rod Art Nouveau table lamp with all original period parts including the James Powell Vaseline shade. Stunning..

" Beautiful piece of original early 20s arts & crafts lighting in beautiful condition .

Please note: even though we know this lamp is a Benson, we are selling it as “style of” simply because it is not stamped, most other seller would offer it as a Benson.. **


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"Parcel force" 24H Tracked Delivery

  • Rare opportunity to acquire something unique to boost your original period lighting collection...
  • Original brass / bronze & ceramic pull cord bayonet-fit bulb holder
  • Lockable head adjustment drum joint with original locking knob
  • Original Tulip flared James Powell Vaseline shade
  • Re-wired in period match fabric braided 0.75mm twist cable, tested and in perfect working order
  • Original "Crabtree" three-round pin Bakelite plug
  • Ready to serve, (for both UK & USA homes) no additional parts required
  • For dimensions, please see images
  • Any questions, please don’t hesitate
  • The lamp will ship (to British destinations) fitted with a modern 3 pin plug, so its ready out of the box, original Bakelite plug will also ship with thelamp, these period plugs are quire rare now, and make good display and talking points

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  • Condition report (Important, please read):

this lamp is in great period condition with charming aging patina and no known faults, and level of age-related wear commensurate with its 100+ years of service...(please study images and make your own assessment)

(Important) Please Note:

Even though the light is Fully UK wired and in perfect working order when tested, To comply with local legal & safety regulations, It is buyer’s responsibility to check with a qualified person whether or not any usability or safety alteration will need to be made to wiring or fittings in accordance with local laws. Please study all the images, and read condition report, which form an integral part of item description, and then if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask. thank you More vintage lighting

Packaging & Shipping

  • Lamp will be INSPECTED & Re-tested prior to packaging, POWELL Vaseline shade will be securely packaged in its own individual box within the overall parcel, which will be shipped by Royal mail Parcel Force 48H tracked delivery.
  • Packaging process is always documented in images, which are forwarded to buyer as soon as parcel is dispatched.
  • Kindly note: "All our items are professionally packaged with bespoke packaging materials to maximize safety in transit"

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We will accept the following methods of payment.

  • Pay Pal
  • UK postal order
  • direct on line transfer
  • CHQ drawn on UK bank “dispatch after clearance”
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