Antique Globe Lamps

These antique globe lamps are amazing. Beautiful and functional, they accent a space in a way few lamps can, while still giving off all the necessary light needed to illuminate an area of the home. Or just leave them off and revel in their ornate design and enriching elegance. See what we mean as you take a look through this collection.

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Rare antique pittsburgh brass and glass hand painted kerosene lamp

Rare antique pittsburgh brass and glass hand painted kerosene lamp
A charming, antique table lamp that features a structure made of brass and two lamp shades with a hand-painted image of a subtle rose. The shades are in an unusual tone of blue. It will suit interiors with an old-fashioned decor.

8" H Table Lamp with Globe Shade

8" H Table Lamp with Globe Shade
Enhance your home with something that is unique and breathtaking! This 8-inch height table lamp in a gold finish features a fusion shade with an in-line dimmer switch. The shade is made of glass, and can be easily cleaned with a dry cloth.

Alvira Metal Orbit Globe 26" H Table Lamp with Empire Shade

Alvira Metal Orbit Globe 26" H Table Lamp with Empire Shade
This 26-inch height table lamp features a metal body, with an orb design and antique bronze finish. The lamp includes a cream fabric empire shade and 3-way socket switch. Accommodates 150W incandescent bulbs.

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Late 1800's Original Gone with the Wind Oil Lamp with ROSES. from bandcantiques on Ruby Lane

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This exquisite example of the Victorian lamp will electrify you, both literally and figuratively. It has a ball shade, hand painted large yellow roses on lavender background. Originating from the 19th century, it shall be a must have for all vintage lovers.

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... about Glass Pink Flower oil lamp globe shade replacement vintage light

Our advice Buying Guide

Antique globe lamps are incredible additions to any room, especially if you are going for a classic themed living space. Even if you are going for a modern or contemporary style, an antique globe lamp will add the contrast to the place so it won't feel too monotonous.

Buying an antique globe lamp can be a complex task if you want to do it right. To help increase your chances of getting that "perfect" lamp for your place, here's a buying guide for antique globe lamps.

What kind of lighting does an antique globe lamp offer?

There are two basic categories of lighting. There's the ambient and the task. When a lamp is said to be for ambient lighting, then it means that its primary purpose is to provide illumination for the room. If the lamp is for task lighting, then it's intended to provide you with light so you can do a specific task better like reading or drafting.

The typical design of a globe lamp allows the light to spread in all directions. Thus, globe lamps are typically used for ambient lighting. This also means that they are a poor choice if you need a light for reading or other tasks.

What does antique really mean?

These days, the term antique will often mean two things: a real antique or antique-looking.

  • An antique-looking globe lamp means that it's a new item, but it's crafted in a way that it appears as if it's old. The advantage of antique-looking is you'll get that "old world" charm at an affordable cost.
  • A real antique is an old item that is still valuable for one or more reasons (i.e., age, limited edition, rich history). Real antiques carry authenticity and luxuriousness, which is why they are the primary choices if appeal or look is your primary concern. Keep in mind that buying a real antique adds another facet to the purchasing decision. Hence, this article is going to explore more on real antique globe lamps.

What categories of real antiques are there?

When buying a real antique, you’ll be acquainted with different terms:

  • Vintage - It's a broad term that is often used to describe collectibles that came from the 40's to the 60's.
  • Near Antique - A term used to describe an item that is between 75 - 99 years of age.
  • True Antique - For many antique dealers, "true antique" is a term used to describe collectibles that are more than 100 years old.

Now that you know the different terms of antiques, you also need to know about the different conditions:

  • Good Condition - Working but may have visible chips and cracks.
  • Excellent Condition - Minor flaws or has undergone repair.
  • Mint - Good as new.

The most common reason why people fail at purchasing the right antique globe lamp is that they don't know what they are doing. You can remedy this problem by gaining a bit of education. Keeping in mind the points mentioned above is a step in the right direction.


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VICTORIAN "Gone With the Wind Lamp" BALL LAMP, with hand paintedroses on red background

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Stunning C 1880 Consolidated Gone with The Wind Lamp w Great Color Roses | eBay

Vintage double globe hurricane electric table lamp gone with the

Vintage Double Globe Hurricane Electric Table Lamp - Gone with the ...

Antique electrified brass oil lamp the rochester 1886 globe lamps

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Hand painted antique globe lamp

Hand painted antique globe lamp

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My weakness - Antique Lamps.

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Vintage Lamp Double Globe Romantic Lighting Victorian Decor Cottage ...

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VICTORIAN CRANBERRY GLASS & ONYX OIL LAMP, Acid-Etched Clear Glass Globe, Cranberry Glass Font Raised On An Onyx Standard And Base With Corinthian Style Gilt Metal Mounts c. Late 19th Century

Vintage double globe hurricane electric table lamp gone with the

Vintage Double Globe Hurricane Electric Table Lamp - Gone with the ...

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Antique lamp globes

Antique lamp globes:

Globe lamps

Classic globe in vintage style. Application in all kinds of interiors according to taste and need. Excellent gift idea.

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132: Antique 3 Globe "Gone with the Wind" Lamp

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This antique table lamp distinguishes itself with its intricate design. It derives from the fourth quarter of 19th or early 20th century. Features a silver-plate base with embossed floral décor.

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Antique Oil Lamps / Kerosene Lamps for sale - Oil Lamp Antiques

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Julia glass globe table lamp

Julia Glass Globe Table Lamp

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#Tiffany -- Lamp --- Circa 1904-15 -- Leaded Favrile glass & bronze -- The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Antique hand painted globe lamp $149

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Antique Globe Lamps

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Wood Salad Bowl Globe Lamp vintage, brown, vintage lighting

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Trans Globe Lighting 5120 AC 2-Light Coach Lantern, Antique Copper by Trans Globe Lighting. $74.10. Coastal New England horse and carriage hanging lantern. Cross bar frame with rounded seeded glass. Wrought iron wall arm and temple top cap

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Super old-school, antique egyptian revival bronze oil lamp. Beautiful ornament decorates the lamp vase. Two lamp shades are made from clear glass and matt white glass. Beautiful rustic finish makes it look even more antique.

Antique globe lamp

Interesting ideas how to repurpose size-varied old globes. The whole globes can serve as e.g. Christmas balls, structural elements of snowmen or bases of table lamps. Halves of globes can be used a.o. as plant pots, bowls, lampshades, clock faces.

Victorian oil lamp electric painted glass globes hurricane lamp signed

victorian oil lamp electric painted glass globes hurricane lamp signed

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Vintage Floral Rose Hurricane Globe Lamp Lamps photo

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Four unusual globes - vintage swag light.

Antique vintage frosted satin keyhole shabby floral chic lamp light

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How to make a vintage globe lamp

How To Make A Vintage Globe Lamp

Vintage bar lamp globe

Set of a few vintage hanging lamps. Lampshades are made of old raddled globes with hole for light at the bottom. This lamp has bright spotlight. It is a great decor's element for relating to travel bar or voyager house.

Upgradelights Floor Lamp Globe Glass Diffuser IES Replacement 10'

Vintage style for a replacement torchiere lamp lampshade made in an antique fashion. The lampshade replacement is crafted out of stained glass with an iridescent colour that shines in the dark, giving it a unique touch.

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Vintage c1930-Art Deco/Machine Age - Armillary Globe - Table Lamp

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Repurposed Lighting - Over dining table?

Vintage globe light


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Gorgeous lamps. Marburger Farm Antique Show

Mid century danish modern eames era amber glass globe table

... Mid Century Danish Modern Eames Era Amber Glass Globe Table Lamp Light

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Rare 32 Globe Stilnovo Chandelier | From a unique collection of antique and modern chandeliers and pendants at

10 Inch Reflector Floor Lamp Globe Glass

Trans Globe Lighting 5425 Chesapeake 4 Light Outdoor Post Light,

World globe lamp shade

This beautiful globe lamp constitutes a great option for all, who want to distinguish their offices or living room areas. Its massive base has an opaque glass with pulled feather design with a band of connecting circles.