Cast iron was used in many items in the home and the job site in early Americana. And one place cast iron was found regularly was in lamps. If you have a love for nostalgia and rich history, then you'll appreciate our impressive collection of vintage cast iron lamp lights. These are the same lights used by coal miners in the days before electricity. They are impressively durable, and will make a fetching piece in your collection.
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2-in-1 Versatile Wall Light Fixture
Perfect For: Adaptable and chic home, bar, and gallery lighting
What We Like: Dual installation options for tailored lighting solutions
This versatile wall light fixture offers a 2-in-1 design, allowing users to install it with or without a switch for optimal customization. Featuring a 6.6 FT power cord, its high-pressure casting iron body ensures impact resistance and anti-corrosion properties, while the bakelite lamp socket prevents electric shocks. Transform your space by choosing between switched or static lighting styles, making it perfect for home, farmhouse, gallery, and corridor settings.
For galleries or bars, opt for a switch-free installation for a clean, minimalistic look. For home use, consider installing with a switch for added convenience and easy repositioning as needed.
Retro-Industrial Iron Chandelier with 8 Oil Lamp Style Lights
Perfect For: Enhancing traditional or cottage chic interiors
What We Like: Adjustable chain and long-lasting materials
This retro-industrial chandelier boasts a high-quality iron construction, ensuring durability and elegance. It features 8 oil lamp style lights, providing ample illumination while creating a strong nostalgic atmosphere. The combination of rustic wood and iron adds to its charm and longevity. With an adjustable chain measuring between 30-80 cm (11.81-31.5 inches), the chandelier can be customized to fit various room sizes or desired heights.
Pair this chandelier with distressed wooden furniture and warm-toned textiles to further accentuate the nostalgic ambiance in your living or dining area. Remember to purchase light bulbs separately before installation.
Rustic Wood and Metal Three Light Hanging Lantern Chandelier
Perfect For: Adding a touch of woodland lodge aesthetic to any room
What We Like: The combination of raw edge natural finish dark wood and rustic iron chains
This unique hanging ceiling fixture brings an authentic and rustic look to your kitchen, living room, office, or lounge area. Made of quality wood and iron, it features three bulbs encased in glass and black metal, suspended from raw edge natural finish dark wood, and hanging from rustic iron chains. Compatible with fluorescent, LED, and incandescent bulbs, this chandelier is a great option for lodge, mountain, or lake house design décor.
Use warm-toned, low-wattage bulbs to create a cozy atmosphere that highlights the chandelier's rustic charm and complements your wood or nature-inspired interior design elements.
Nautical Lantern Wall Sconce with Glass Shade
Perfect For: Enhancing hallway, foyer, or balcony ambiance
What We Like: The age bronze finish and lantern design
This nautical-style lantern wall sconce with a glass shade adds an elegant touch and a warm glow to your hallway, foyer, or balcony. The age bronze finish complements various decor styles, and the glass shade diffuses light beautifully, creating a welcoming atmosphere. The lantern design brings a timeless, coastal charm that elevates your space and adds harmony when paired up for a complete and polished entrance.
To elevate the nautical theme, pair this wall sconce with coastal-inspired decor elements like a rope-framed mirror or an ocean-themed artwork. This will create a cohesive and relaxing atmosphere in your space.
Retro Farmhouse Style Wall Lamp
Perfect For: Adding a touch of nostalgia to any interior space
What We Like: High-quality materials and versatile bulb compatibility
This retro, farmhouse-style wall lamp sports a painted iron body, ensuring durability and longevity with its high-temperature baking paint technology. The highly clear glass lampshade provides a soft light source, creating an industrial retro vibe. The fixture is compatible with Edison, LED, and incandescent bulbs with an E26 base (max 60W) and can be made dimmable with the right bulb and dimmer (not included). Suitable for various spaces, from cafes and restaurants to living rooms and bedrooms, this 4.53x3.94x13 inch wall lamp adds character to any decor.
To enhance the retro atmosphere, pair this wall lamp with a vintage 60W Edison bulb and dimmer switch, allowing you to adjust the ambiance to your preference.
Industrial Gooseneck Wall Sconce Vintage Metal Light
Perfect For: Enhancing your home's ambiance with a touch of antique charm
What We Like: Its adjustable and versatile design
This industrial gooseneck wall sconce boasts a unique antique look that adds personality to your home decor while providing warm, romantic lighting. The adjustable chain or rope allows for customization, and the light is compatible with various bulb types, including LED, CFL, and incandescent. With an easy installation process and its suitability for a wide range of indoor areas, this vintage metal wall light is both stylish and functional, enriching your living space effortlessly.
Pair it with a retro Edison bulb to enhance the vintage vibe, and install it in strategic spots like hallways, living rooms, or reading nooks for the best effect.
Vintage Table Lamp with Bronze Metal Water Pipe Design
Perfect For: Industrial loft-style décor and nostalgic ambiances
What We Like: Unique red valve accent and retro water pipe look
This vintage table lamp features a bronze-colored metal water pipe design, adding personality and industrial inspiration to any room it's placed in. The red valve detail evokes 19th-century industrial charm and complements various furniture styles. Suitable for a bedroom, living room, pub, coffee bar, office desk, or bedside table, this lamp works with E26 bulbs (not included) up to 60W. The UL plug wire ensures safety and convenience when changing positions.
Pair this lamp with Edison-style retro bulbs to enhance the vintage appeal and create a cohesive industrial look throughout your space.
Retro-Industrial Iron Lamp
Perfect For: Enhancing the ambiance in restaurants, cafes, and bars
What We Like: High-quality iron craftsmanship and adjustable chain feature
This retro-industrial iron lamp is crafted from high-quality iron, offering an elegant and original design with a strong retro atmosphere. Its simple lines and rust-colored finish make it a versatile addition to any space, while the refined iron art ensures durability and corrosion resistance. The adjustable chain allows for an effortless installation that reduces pressure, promoting safety without compromising style. Please note that manual measurements and display differences may slightly impact the color and size of the item.
Pair it with vintage or industrial-style furniture and decor pieces, and feature Edison-style bulbs for an authentic, chic look in your dining or entertainment space.
Retro Glass Shade Floor Lamp
Perfect For: Enhancing your interior décor and providing ample light
What We Like: The unique design with a blend of iron and glass materials
This retro glass shade floor lamp offers a stylish way to illuminate your living space while accentuating your interior décor. With a power cord length of 5.9ft, this lamp delivers daily-use brightness thanks to its E26 socket and 40W max wattage. The iron and glass construction ensures durability, while the included 75W equivalent LED bulb provides a 2700K soft white glow. Note that the product guarantee does not apply to the free bulbs included.
Place this floor lamp in a cozy reading nook or next to your favorite armchair, and pair it with mid-century modern furnishings for a chic, nostalgic ambiance.
Retro Industrial Cage Wall Light with Pulley
Perfect For: Creating a vintage, rustic atmosphere in various living spaces
What We Like: The adjustable pulley design for customizing height
This versatile retro industrial wall light features a unique cage design, providing strength and durability while also fitting with various modern home styles. The innovative pulley system enables you to effortlessly adjust the height, making it a perfect addition to bathrooms, living rooms, entryways, and more. Its compatibility with different home decor styles, such as farmhouse, steampunk, and vintage, ensures this lighting fixture will seamlessly blend into your space.
To enhance the warm and cozy ambiance, use an amber Edison bulb (not included). This not only adds charm but also elevates the vintage-inspired look in your home.
Rustic Lantern Wall Sconce Outdoor Large
Fleur De Lis Living
Perfect For: Retro country or farmhouse ambiance indoors and outdoors
What We Like: Versatile design and IP44 waterproof rating
Bring a touch of retro country charm to your home with this large lantern-style wall sconce, featuring an oil-rubbed bronze finish and frosted glass shade. Its IP44 waterproof rating ensures durability in wet outdoor environments like front doors, garages, or porches, while still perfectly suitable for enhancing your indoor space. Compatible with a variety of E26 bulbs (not included), this versatile sconce can be further customized with dimmable bulbs for desired ambiance.
Pair this lantern wall sconce with other rustic or farmhouse-style decor elements for a cohesive look. Consider installing solar panels or PIR sensors for added energy efficiency (not included).
Battery-Operated Metal LED Lantern
Perfect For: Adding rustic charm to any room
What We Like: Aged look and convenient battery operation
This battery-operated metal LED lantern brings a rustic glow to your decor with its distressed rust-covered finish. Measuring 17.5 inches in height, with an 11.5-inch diameter upper rim and a 6.5-inch diameter base, it fits perfectly on desks, end tables or nightstands. The lightweight and durable metal design, along with a plastic-covered LED, is powered by two AA batteries (not included) that are easily accessible via a hatch in the base.
Pair this lantern with other aged and rustic decorations, like weathered wood picture frames or a faux antique map, to create a cozy, inviting space in your living room, kitchen, or bedroom.
Retro Rust Finished Pipe Table Lamp
Perfect For: Industrial-style bars and cozy corners
What We Like: Unique silver black finish
This industrial single light table lamp features a silver black, retro rust finished pipe design that adds character to any bar or cozy corner in your home. The portable design allows you to easily move it and set the mood wherever desired. With its distinct industrial style, this lamp becomes a focal point, effortlessly blending the past and the present.
Illuminate your space by pairing it with a warm, vintage style Edison bulb, which will enhance the industrial vibe and create a cozy atmosphere.
Ironwork Table Lamp with Clock
Perfect For: Adding a retro touch to any room
What We Like: Its unique combination of functionality and style
The Ironwork Table Lamp boasts a charming retro design, featuring a straight metal bracket, elegant embellished clock, and exposed structural elements, all of which showcase the vicissitudes of life. Made from high-quality cast iron metal, it's impact-resistant, wear-resistant, corrosion-resistant, and durable. Its waterproof and anti-fall properties make it easy to maintain and versatile enough for a range of spaces, including bedrooms, living rooms, and dining rooms.
Pair this eye-catching lamp with industrial-styled furniture or rustic accessories to create a cohesive retro-inspired space, and place it on a bedside table or side table as a practical yet stylish statement piece.
Vintage Industrial Desk Lamp Machine Age Task Light Cast Iron Steampunk
My brother is a big fan of steampunk and industrial design, so I bought for him this desk lamp. It is made of cast iron, and has the machine details. He was so excited!
Pulley light vintage industrial cast
An ordinary bulb in an unusual form, hung on a simple black cable, falls subtly in the industrial style with a metal construction of factory screws and steel reels. Together they attached to the wall only required inspiration and create vintage cast iron lamp.
Edison pipe lamp desk light vintage
While pursuing the latest industrial trends, an entire interior remodelling is often unnecessary - sometimes an understated accent, like a vintage cast iron desk light with Edison bulb, can speak volumes.
This extraordinary recreation of an antique double pulley lamp with strong industrial character can effortlessly center any design. Die-cast operated pulley system makes this iron pendant work with flexibility.
Vintage Industrial Desk Lamp Machine Age Task Light Cast Iron Steampunk
Now you can improve your rustic office by using this industrial desk lamp with adjustable angles thanks to its steel articulating arms and cast iron joints. It holds an opal glass lamp shade in oil-rubbed bronze finish.
Vintage industrial ajusco factory desk
If you want to truly improve your home with vintage charm, then, this industrial desk lamp is a way to do it. Thanks to the lamp's functional neck, it can be adjusted at many different angles, and attached to a desk by using its old-fashioned metal clamp.
Vintage cast iron bridge floor lamp restored rewired 1900 1940
Sometimes it is difficult to find a floor lamp that will at the same time be subtle and will brighten the entire room. The cast iron bridge floor lamp, has a unique vintage character. It stands 58-1/2” tall with a 12” diameter base - so the is slim and delicate.
Customizable vintage industrial desk
The vintage cast iron lamp light is a perfect combination of beautiful design and exceptional character. The base of the base captivates and delights so that it will perfectly suit every original layout.
Vintage eagle gooseneck lamp cast iron
The straightforward and timeless form of this charming cast iron table lamp gives the interior an exciting atmosphere. Gooseneck adds all functionality, and original look and finishes in black are impressive.
Chandelier vintage deco cast iron
Elegant, sophisticated interior needs special, luxurious decoration, so this antique chandelier will be perfect! Bulbs are covered with golden glass and chandelier's frame is made of sculptural, mahogany wood.
Winston 29" H Table Lamp with Empire Shade
This intriguing and stylish table lamp is gonna totally amaze every fan of unique and original solutions. Check it out now and bring some unusual design and extraordinary functionality to your living room!
Antique Cast Iron Lamp
Imagination knows no borders, just an object at your fingertips to create a modern masterpiece. Let it be a tin pot - it made a vintage cast iron lampshade of this electric lamp, on a washed-out old beige base.
Jonas 18" H Table Lamp with Novelty Shade
Even if you are not a plumber with a passion-industrial pipes are associated with an industrial style. Hence, the black-finished tube is the backbone of the lamp, where a light bulb is added to the tap - and that's how was created vintage cast iron lamp light.
Industrial Lamp Antique Cast Iron Base Vintage Cobalt Enamel Shade Tumblemonkey
A small table lamp, ideal for a workshop, drafting table or a bureau. The fans of vintage will get enchanted with its old, industrial appeal, resulting from the combination of cast iron base with a cobalt enamel shade.
Antique Cast Iron Pulley Lamp Vintage
A cool industrial style vintage ceiling lamp with a lampshade in the form of a diamond-like crate of metal wires. It has adjustable height with using a cord attached to a hook in a wall and a black-finished cast iron pulley wheel fixed to a ceiling.
Vintage lamp with an industrial style. Antique cast iron construction of this element is durable and long-lasting. Original, industrial style looks very interesting in almost any type of interior decor.
Vintage Pair of Cast Brass and Iron Lamps, c. 1900. #vintage #lighting
Antique Finger Oil Lamp with Cast Iron Wall Mount and Reflector by HoosierPickers
This vintage kerosene lamp would not be as visually attractive if it hadn't this beautiful blue and teal glass font that looks as if it were covered with mother of pearl. The carved base is handsome too though.
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