RARE RUBINA FRANCESWARE ART-GLASS PRISMED LIBRARY LAMP
Early & Rare Rubina Francesware Hobnail Shade
Solid brass frame and burner assembly.
Matching Solid Brass Victorian Prismed Library Lamp manufactured by The Pittsburgh Brass Co. - Circa 1880 - 1890's. All components of Solid Brass Frame Match; the shade ring, the prism band, and the retractor canopy shell. Beautiful & Stunning Prismed Library Lamp features an early high-dome Rubina Francesware Hobnail 14 inch diameter shade. Still in original oil, this beautiful frame still sports it's original old hand cut crystal prisms with it's original Font & Burner. (Chimney is a modern replica-replacement) Glass and Metal are in mint condition.
Lamp is restored to its original pristine appearance. Font is the original, correct, oil font and it has been burnished, buffed and sealed to its original high luster finish. (Please note that we do not guarantee that this font, or any other font that we sell, will either hold oil/kerosene or that they will safely support combustion - they are meant to be used decoratively only)
These original, authentic, complete and matching Prismed Library Lamps are getting more and more difficult to find every day. High Grade Frame, Extremely Rare & Incredible High-Dome Rubina Francesware Shade and completely restored to original finish...truly a spectacular Victorian Lamp. This Magnificent The Pittsburgh Brass Co. Prismed Library Lamp is in excellent condition....shade is in pristine original condition also. The Retracting mechanism works just like it did when it was new. This is truly an elegant Victorian Library Lamp.