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Midcentury Gio Ponti Style Italian Green Glass and Brass Table Lamp
By Gio Ponti
Located in Miami, FL
A very elegant Italian table lamp of blown Murano glass in a very rare color of slightly iridescent English green with a touch of blown clear glass containing gold inclusions and bra...
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Glass

Italian Brass Sputnik Table Lamp
Located in New York, NY
An incredible accent lamp that has a unique presence. It can sit in a variety of positions allowing the light source to point in almost any direction.
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Art Deco Walther and Sohne Peach Glass Table Lamp, circa 1930s
By August Walther und Söhne AG
Located in Devon, England
For your consideration is this tall and very elegant and original Walther and Sohne amber glass table lamp, circa 1930s. Features female nude to create the column of the lamp with a ...
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Mid-20th Century German Art Deco Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of Swedish Table Lamps in Rosewood and Glass by Stilarmatur Tranås
By AB Stilarmatur Tranås
Located in Karlstad, SE
This rare set of two midcentury table lamps was manufactured in the 1960s by Stilarmatur Tranås in Sweden. The lamps consist of a clear glass foot, underneath a stem in beautiful ros...
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20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Original 1960s Brass Hurricane Candleholder by Hans-Agne Jakobsson, Sweden
By Hans-Agne Jakobsson
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Brass candleholder. Designed by Hans-Agne Jakobsson. Produced by Hans-Agne Jakobsson A B, Markaryd, Sweden. Original 1960s Hans-Agne Jakobsson candleholder produced in Swede...
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Mid-20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Sleek Glass and Brass Table Lamp
By Tommi Parzinger
Located in Stamford, CT
A beautiful table lamp with glass and brass as the main components, original from the 1950s. Brass has been polished all throughout. Glass is in mint condition. New linen shade inclu...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Venini Table Lamps in Brass and Murano Glass
By La Murrina
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Space Age pair of table lamps by in hand blown clear, white and black 'Tessuto' technique Murano glass attributed to Venini, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Table Lamps

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Blown Glass

Pair of Kalmar Table Lamps, Brass and Textured Glass, 1960
By J.T. Kalmar
Located in Graz, AT
Two nice table lamps by J.T. Kalmar, Austria, manufactured in midcentury, circa 1960 (late 1950s or early 1960s). They are made of a brass base with a textured glass lamp shade whic...
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Vintage 1950s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Contemporary Pair of Lamps Cubic Murano Glass and Brass
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Huge pair of contemporary table lamps cubic pressed Murano glass block. Few exclusive production from a small Italian design workshop. In the style of Mazzega, Poliarte, Venini, Vist...
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Contemporary Pair of Lamps Cubic Murano Glass and Brass
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Huge pair of contemporary table lamps cubic pressed Murano glass block. Few exclusive production from a small Italian design workshop. In the style of Mazzega, Poliarte, Venini, Vist...
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of Contemporary Lamps Cubic Murano Glass and Brass
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Huge pair of contemporary table lamps cubic pressed Murano glass block and brass elements. Few exclusive production from a small Italian design workshop. In the style of Mazzega, Pol...
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Contemporary Pair of Lamps Brass Cage Murano Glass Cube, Italy
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Very fresh pair of brass cage lamps with an impressive and massive red Murano pressed glass cube. Base lamps. Demonstration shades no included. In the style of Mazzega, Poliarte, Ven...
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Modernist Glass and Brass Mushroom Table Light by Doria Lights, 1970s, Germany
By Doria Leuchten Germany
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Table light Producer: Doria lights, Germany Origin: Germany Age: 1970s This 1970s table light was made by Doria lights in Germany. The ...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

Kalmar Table Lamp
By Kalmar Lighting, J.T. Kalmar
Located in Graz, AT
A brass and Murano glass table light model 'Dom' by J.T. Kalmar, Austria, manufactured in midcentury, circa 1970 (late 1960s or early 1970s). A large hand blown lampshade made of te...
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Vintage 1970s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • Kalmar Table Lamp
  • Kalmar Table Lamp
  • Kalmar Table Lamp
  • Kalmar Table Lamp
H 19.69 in. Dm 15.75 in.
Rare Murano Table Lamp
Located in Vienna, AT
Glass birds on a brass gold-plated base, fitted with one E27 bulb. Made in Italy in the 1970s.
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • Rare Murano Table Lamp
  • Rare Murano Table Lamp
  • Rare Murano Table Lamp
  • Rare Murano Table Lamp
H 18.9 in. W 5.52 in. D 8.67 in.
Pair of Clear and Black Murano Glass Sculptural Male Bust Lamps, Italy, 2018
Located in New York, NY
This pair of clear and black swirl Murano glass sculptural male bust lamps is one of a kind. Each base consists of a solid clear Murano glass with infused black ink sculpture of a m...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Atomic Brass Table Lamp, Switzerland, 1960s
Located in Aachen, DE
Atomic brass table lamp with nine-glass globes. The globes are hand blown and fitted with a screwing device. High quality and in very good condition. Cleaned, well-wired and ready t...
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Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Opaline Glass

Large Frosted Glass Lucite Brass Bauer Vase Table Lamp, Mid-Century Modern
By Bauer Lamp Company
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Large 36" tall vase shape Mid-Century Modern table lamp by Bauer.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of Mid Century Glass and Brass Table Lamps
Located in New York, NY
Elegant Pair of Glass and Brass Table Lamps. Sturdy/ Heavy in weight. Solid Brass Bottom Base. Excellent condition. Height of base only - from bottom to harp is 15 inches. Height i...
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20th Century American Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Sputnik Atomic Glass & Brass Table Lamp by Mutual Sunset Co.
By Mutual Sunset Lamp Co.
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
For your consideration is a mod and elegant, Sputnik table lamp, made of brass and glass, from Mutual Sunset Lamp Co. Includes original shade and finial. In excellent condition. The ...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Brass and Glass Stiffel Lamp
By Stiffel
Located in New York, NY
Solid brass and cut-glass. Shade not included.
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Vintage 1960s American Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Stiffel Brass and Glass Lamp
By Stiffel
Located in New York, NY
Solid brass and glass. Shade not included.
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Vintage 1960s American Table Lamps

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Brass

1970s Mid-Century Modern Solid Brass and Glass Italian Table Lamp
Located in Aci Castello, IT
An Italian table lamp made in the 1970s, the upper part has made with a wickerwork inside a glass, it works 110-240 volts and needs a regular e27 bulb.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Brass and Glass Lamp Attributed to Laurel
By Laurel Lamp Company
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Brass and glass lamp attributed to the Laurel Lamp Co. Consists of glass containing a brass sculpture. Measures: Total height is 51", 33" to the bottom of socket. Glass portion is 24...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Brass and Clear and Black Glass Lamp
Located in Houston, TX
Mid-century brass and glass lamp: this handsome and unusual table lamp is fabricated from plates of clear glass, black glass and brass. Newly wired for use within the USA. Sold witho...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Brass and Blown Murano Glass Table Lamp, 1970s
By Maestri Muranesi
Located in Cerignola, Italy Puglia
This lamp was created by Maestri Muranesi, with the blown glass technique with air bubbles, the two supports are made of brass, there is no lampshade (as in the photo). 1970s Italy. ...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Elegant Pair of Mid-Century Modernist Hollywood Regency Laurel Brass Table Lamps
By Laurel Lamp Company
Located in Kingston, NY
This elegant pair of Mid-Century Modernist Hollywood Regency Laurel table lamps features a sleek brushed brass body and tulip shaped milk glass shade. The mid-section has a raised ac...
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Vintage 1950s American Hollywood Regency Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Murano Blue Art Glass Brass Bronze Pair Obelisk Marbro Lamps
By The Marbro Lamp Company
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful Mid-Century Modern transitional pair of Murano style blue glass and brass / bronze obelisk form lamps by The Marbro Lamp Company.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass, Bronze

Sculptural Brass and White Table Lamp with Frosted Glass Shade by Laurel
By Laurel Lamp Company
Located in Pasadena, CA
Brass table lamp has a white lacquered design which gives the piece a decidedly Asian feel. Frosted glass shade, can also have a paper or fabric shade set on top.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Style Grey Murano Glass and Brass Italian Table Lamps
Located in Ibiza, Spain
Pair of sculptural Italian table lamps with cylindrical structure made of polished brass and grey Murano glass spheres. Circular lampshades made of pink cotton velvet fabric.  
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Stilnovo, Mid-Century Modern Red Glass and Brass Table Lamp, 1950s
By Stilnovo
Located in Milan, IT
A perfect example of Stilnovo's exploration in both shapes and materials during the Italian Fifties, this lamp presents a monolithic main frosted glass diffuser accompanied by well a...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

Stilnovo Italian Mid-Century Modern Design Brass and Glass Table Lamps, 1950s
By Stilnovo
Located in Modena, IT
Italian Mid-Century Modern design set of two table lamps model “8054”produced by Stilnovo with “Triplex oval” lattimo jacketed glass diffusers and brass base, original manufacturer’s...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of White Murano Glass and Brass Table Lamps by Marbro
By The Marbro Lamp Company
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A glamorous pair of Italian white Murano glass and brass table lamps designed by Marbro Lamp Company in the 1960s. The lamps are constructed of Murano glass that’s hand painted with ...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Gold, Brass

Camer Glass Italian Table Lamp
By Camer Glass
Located in New York City, NY
Stunning 1960s Italian table lamp made by Camer Glass. Shade for photography only. Height to light socket 25''.
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • Camer Glass Italian Table Lamp
  • Camer Glass Italian Table Lamp
  • Camer Glass Italian Table Lamp
  • Camer Glass Italian Table Lamp
H 33 in. W 8.75 in. D 6 in.
Leucos Mid-Century Modern Italian Murano Glass and Brass Table Lamp, 1970s
By Leucos Design Lab
Located in Cerignola, Italy Puglia
Leucos table lamp in blown Murano glass and "Incamiciato" with Murrine, the structure is in brass.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modernist Brass Table Lamps with Structure Glass, 1970s
Located in Almelo, NL
European midcentury table lamps in brass and structure glass globes. The structure glass globes density that create a wonderful light effect. These table lamp will contribute to a lu...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Romeo Rega Mid-Century Modern Italian Brass and Glass Table Lamp, 1970s
By Romeo Rega
Located in Cerignola, Italy Puglia
Rare Romeo Rega table lamp produced in the 1970s. Geometric brass stem and glass rods, the base is in black Marquite marble, the original lampshade and is covered in parchment with b...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Marble, Brass

Pair of Mid Century Tall Rembrandt Table Lamps
By Rembrandt Lamp Company
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Pair of slender lamps in brass and enameled metal. Simple and elegant in their minimalist design. Opaque glass shades diffuse light and support larger shade.
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Vintage 1950s American Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Style Murano Glass and Brass Pair of Italian Table Lamps
Located in Ibiza, Spain
Pair of table lamps designed by L.A. Studio. Structure made of solid brass with Murano colored glass pieces. Manufactured in Italy. Circular white bouclé wool lampshades. Dimensi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair Mid-Century Italian Brass and Glass Table Lights
Located in New York, NY
Pair mid-century Italian brass and glass table lights. Pair vintage table lights in brass and smoked brown glass on tripod base with brown silk cords. Diminutive candelabra lights f...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Tall Rembrandt Brass and Glazed Pottery Table Lamp
By Rembrandt Lamp Company
Located in Chicago, IL
Amazing Danish-influenced table lamp, nearly four feet tall, from the custom Mid-Century lighting firm, Rembrandt Lamp Company. Striped and stippled hand-thrown pottery body and bras...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Large Mid-Century Modernist Hand-Blowed Glass and Brass Table Lamp, Austria 1960
Located in Almelo, NL
Large European midcentury table lamp, Austria, 1960s. The handblown clear glass contains air bubbles of varying sizes and density that create a wonderful light effect. The base is ma...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Walnut Brass and Glass Three Shades Table Lamp
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Very nice and striking looking Mid-Century Modern walnut brass and glass table lamp.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Italian Table Lamp Brass and Opaline Glass, Egg-Shaped Mid-Century Modern, 1960s
By Stilnovo
Located in Roma, IT
Large Italian brass table lamp and opaline glass. Mount two small light bulbs. Very good condition.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of 1970's Mid-Century Modern Brass Glass Table Lamps
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A pair of Vintage Mid Century Mastercraft table lamps crafted out of brass and glass combination and in great condition. These lamps feature a thick dark black glass base that has an...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Italian Murano Glass and Brass Table Lamps, 1960s
Located in Cerignola, Italy Puglia
Pair of Murano blown glass sphere lamps and brass bases. Production of the 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Style Pair of Brass and Murano Glass Italian Table Lamps
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of sculptural Italian table lamps with cylindrical structure made of polished brass and Blue Murano glass spheres. Lampshades made of white bouclé fabric. It will be our care, ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Style Pair of Brass and Murano Glass Italian Table Lamps
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of sculptural Italian table lamps with cylindrical structure made of polished brass and Burgundy Murano glass spheres. It will be our care, the professional rewiring of the por...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Blown Glass and Brass Table Lamp Lumica Spain, 1970
By BD Lumica
Located in Escalona, Toledo.
Table lamp produced by the Spanish firm Lumica in the 1970s. Blown glass body. Golden lampholder with brass finishes with three E27 sockets that allows you to light 1, 2 or 3 bulbs t...
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Vintage 1970s Spanish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Crystal, Brass

Italian Mid Century Modern Brass and Marble Table Lamp
By Fontana Arte
Located in Weesp, NL
Brass and marble mid century modern Italian table lamp Elegant and sophisticated Carrara marble and brass table lamp produced in Italy in the 1950s. The lamp has no damage but as can...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Carrara Marble, Brass

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Brass and Blown Murano Glass Table Lamps, 1970s
By Maestri Muranesi
Located in Cerignola, Italy Puglia
This pair of lamps was created by Maestri Muranesi, with the blown glass technique with air bubbles, the two supports are made of brass, there are no lampshades (as in the photo). It...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Murano Glass and Brass Table Lamps by Seguso, Italy, Pair
By Seguso Vetri d'Arte
Located in Miami, FL
A pair of Mid-Century Modern heavy Murano glass and brass table lamps with tiger stripe motif. Deep orange and black in Murano glass. In perfect working condition and each lamp use...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Mid-Century Modern Striped Glass Table Lamp
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Mid-Century Modern table lamp features a striped glass, genie bottle base with brass-plated metal accents. The lamp shade 10-13 diameter x 9 ht inches, clips to the bulb. The overall...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Pair of Nautical White Opaque Glass and Brass Table Lamps, Mid-Century Modern
Located in Nantucket, MA
A pair of Mid-Century Modern opaque white glass stem and shade table lamps with brass shade holder and base. From a ship's stateroom. Base diameter is 7". Originally European, rewire...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Glass

Vintage Glass and Brass Table Lamp of Obelisk Form, Mid-20th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a fashionably elegant and sophisticated vintage glass and brass table lamp, dating from the last quarter of the 20th century. This stylish lamp has a striking obelisk shap...
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Vintage 1970s Table Lamps

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Brass

1960s Murano Glass Table Lamp
By Murano Glass Sommerso
Located in New York City, NY
1960s modern Murano glass table lamp with brass hardware. Newly restored and rewired ready to use.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • 1960s Murano Glass Table Lamp
  • 1960s Murano Glass Table Lamp
  • 1960s Murano Glass Table Lamp
  • 1960s Murano Glass Table Lamp
H 33 in. W 8 in. D 8 in.
A Pair Kalmar Brass & Textured Glass Mid-Century Table Lamps, Austria, 1950s
By J.T. Kalmar
Located in Vienna, AT
A beautiful pair of Viennese lamps from the 1950s, to use as side- or desk-lamps, produced by Kalmar Austria. They have charming 4-leg brass bases and lampshade made of 2 pieces of...
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20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Expansive Narrow Brass & Marble Mid-Century 4-Light Table Lamps w/ Glass Shades
Located in San Francisco, CA
Elegant pair of four-light table lamps. Marble bases, polished brass arms and soft white glass shades. Recently buffed and polished. Two way switch in marble base; nice brass details...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Marble, Brass

Mid-Century Italian Translucent Murano Glass Table Lamp with Brass Details
Located in Salzburg, AT
Specially manufactured single piece with clear base worked out of twisted glass layers. The translucent shade is reverted like a robe fixed with brass screws. The diameter of the bas...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Rembrandt Lovebird Table Lamps in Brass and Iron, Pair
By Rembrandt Lamp Company
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This pair of Mid-Century Modern table lamps by the Rembrandt Company features a sinuous lovebird rendered in iron attached to the brass stem. The lamps retain their original glass sh...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass, Iron

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Brass And Glass Table Lamp Mid Century For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the brass and glass table lamp mid century you’re looking for. Frequently made of metal, glass and brass, every brass and glass table lamp mid century was constructed with great care. There are 826 variations of the antique or vintage brass and glass table lamp mid century you’re looking for, while we also have 70 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Your living room may not be complete without a brass and glass table lamp mid century — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Each brass and glass table lamp mid century bearing Mid-Century Modern, Art Deco or Hollywood Regency hallmarks is very popular. A well-made brass and glass table lamp mid century has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Fontana Arte, Stilnovo and J.T. Kalmar are consistently popular.

How Much is a Brass And Glass Table Lamp Mid Century?

Prices for a brass and glass table lamp mid century can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $184 and can go as high as $54,890, while the average can fetch as much as $2,200.

Finding the Right Table Lamps for You

Perfect for lighting your nightstand or reading nook, table lamps play an integral role in styling an inviting room. A well-crafted antique or vintage table lamp does more than provide light; the right fixture-and-table combination can add a focal point or artistic element to any interior.

Proper table lamps have long been used for lighting our most intimate spaces. In the years before electricity, lamps used oil. Today, a rewired 19th-century vintage lamp can still provide a touch of elegance for a study.

After industrial milestones such as mass production took hold in the Victorian era, various design movements sought to bring craftsmanship and innovation back to this indispensable household item. Lighting designers during the Art Deco movement, originating in the glamorous roaring ’20s, sought to celebrate modern life by fusing modern metals with dark woods and dazzling colors in the fixtures of the era. The geometric shapes and gilded details of an Art Deco table lamp provide an air of luxury and sophistication that never goes out of style.

Some mid-century modern table lamps, particularly those created by the likes of Joe Colombo and the legendary lighting artisans at Fontana Arte, bear all the provocative hallmarks associated with Space Age design. Sculptural and versatile, the Louis Poulsen table lamps of that period were revolutionary for their time and still seem innovative today.

If you are looking for something more contemporary, industrial table lamps are demonstrative of a newly chic style that isn’t afraid to pay homage to the past. They look particularly at home in any rustic loft space amid exposed brick and steel beams.

Before you buy a desk lamp or table lamp, consider your lighting needs. The Snoopy lamp, designed in 1967, or any other “banker’s lamp” (shorthand for the Emeralite desk lamps patented by H.G. McFaddin and Company), provides light at a downward angle that is perfect for writing, while the Fontana table lamp and the beloved Grasshopper lamp by Greta Magnusson-Grossman each yield a soft and even glow. Some table lamps require lampshades to be bought separately.

Whether it’s a vibrant but classic Tiffany lamp or even a bold avant-garde lamp custom-made by a contemporary design firm, the right table lamp can completely transform a room. Find the perfect one on 1stDibs.