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What is a lamp base?

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What is a lamp base?
A lamp base is the lighting element of the lamp which attaches to the lamp body. They are traditionally made up of nickel-plated brass.
1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
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Midcentury Futurist Lamp Base
Located in London, GB
A midcentury silvered glass and chrome lamp base in the futurist taste.
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Table Lamps

Perzel Lamp Base Luminaire
Located in Marseille, FR
Old light fixture - 1940 period brass lamp base from the Perzel house signed on the foot, height 60
Category

20th Century Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

JC Mahey Table Lamp Base
By Jean Claude Mahey
Located in Brooklyn, NY
JC Mahey table lamp base. Located in NY.
Category

Vintage 1970s French Table Lamps

Materials

Brass

JC Mahey Table Lamp Base
$1,680 Sale Price
30% Off
Chinese Export Porcelain Lamp Base
Located in Dallas, TX
A Chinese export porcelain lamp base with French, Louis XVI style bronze doré mountings.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century French Chinese Export Table Lamps

Art Nouveau Brass Lamp Base
Located in London, GB
An Art Nouveau brass oil lamp base converted for electricity. Late 19th Century. Very good
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Antique Early 19th Century English Art Nouveau Table Lamps

Materials

Brass

Val Saint Lambert Lamp Base Rare
By Val Saint Lambert
Located in Oirlo, LI
Val Saint Lambert lamp base 67 cm rare A very rare, very beautiful lamp base from the large
Category

Vintage 1960s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Glass

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