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Bitossi Bone White, Azure Ceramic Lamps
By Bitossi
Located in New York, NY
Italian midcentury textured bone white glazed cylinder lamps with a cerulean blue band. Made by Bitossi for. Rewired for use in the USA with satin brass hardware. 100W max bulbs.
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20th Century Italian Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Midcentury Pineapple Shape White Porcelain Table Lamp by Zaccagnini, Italy 1960s
By Urbano Zaccagnini
Located in Palermo, IT
Umberto Zaccagnini design table lamp, produced in Italy in the 1960s. Ceramic structure in the shape of a pineapple. Fabric lampshade. Hand painted logo on the bottom. Wear consiste...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Textile

Tall Ceramic Lamp by Bouck White
By Bouck White
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
A tall cylindrical shaped lamp by noted potter Bouck White circa 1940s. Charles Browning "Bouck" White (October 20, 1874– January 7, 1951) was a Congregational minister, an American ...
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Vintage 1940s American Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Modern Oversized White Ceramic Lamp
Located in New York, NY
Modern, oversized white ceramic lamp with a textured pattern to the body. Has matching finial. Measures: 43 height (top of finial) x 17 in diameter. Under bulb socket is 30 H. Shade ...
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Early 2000s Unknown Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Large Scale White Ceramic Lamp
By The Marbro Lamp Company
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Large scale white ceramic lamp.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

White Ceramic Ram Table Lamp by Hager
By Hager Lamp Co.
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A beautiful 1970’s white ceramic table lamp designed by Hager. The lamp has been newly rewired with new polish nickel socket and new oatmeal linen shade. Dim: Overall Dimensions- 2...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Nickel

Aldo Londi for Bitossi Italian Modern Ceramic White, Blue Ceramic Lamp, 1950s
By Bitossi, Aldo Londi
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Handmade and hand decorated Italian Mid-Century Modern textured chamotte ceramic table lamp. Designed by Aldo Londi for the collection "Rimini Blu" in 1959 and manufactured by Bitoss...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Pottery, Ceramic

Italian White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1970s
Located in bari, IT
Italian lamp from the 1970s in white ceramic.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

  • Italian White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1970s
  • Italian White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1970s
  • Italian White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1970s
  • Italian White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1970s
H 20.87 in. W 7.09 in. D 7.09 in.
Gordon & Jane Martz Modern White Ceramic and Teak Table Lamp, 1960s
By Gordon Martz
Located in National City, CA
Vintage Mid-Century Modern table lamp in white ceramic with teak wood signed "MARTZ", USA, 1960s. By ceramicists husband and wife duo Gordon and Jane Martz. Check our listings for ...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Teak

Pair of White Ceramic Lamps
Located in Houston, TX
Pair of white ceramic lamps, newly wired for use within the USA using UL listed parts. Lamps include lampshades (listed measurements include shades). Lamps are sold individually and ...
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2010s Belgian Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

  • Pair of White Ceramic Lamps
  • Pair of White Ceramic Lamps
  • Pair of White Ceramic Lamps
  • Pair of White Ceramic Lamps
H 22 in. Dm 14 in.
Mid Century Modern Black and White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1950's
Located in Bedford Hills, NY
Super cool black and white spotted ceramic table lamp, mat finish, 33 inches to top of socket, professionally rewired.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

White Ceramic Table Lamp, Finland
Located in Stockholm, SE
White ceramic table lamp in a good condition with no breaks or defects. Newer wiring and fully working. 25 cm high without shade, 55 cm including shade.
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Early 2000s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

  • White Ceramic Table Lamp, Finland
  • White Ceramic Table Lamp, Finland
  • White Ceramic Table Lamp, Finland
  • White Ceramic Table Lamp, Finland
H 9.85 in. W 7.09 in. D 7.09 in.
Glazed White Ceramic Table Lamp
Located in Houston, TX
Glazed white ceramic table lamp from vintage Chinese vase. Newly wired for use within the USA using all UL listed parts. Includes cork shade (listed measurements include shade).
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20th Century Chinese Modern Table Lamps

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Cork, Ceramic

Pair of Italian White Ceramic Lamps
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Italian white ceramic lamps having a triangular shape. Shades not included.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Danish Modern Large Pottery Lamp White Geometric Glazed Ceramic Bronze Base 1960
By Gordon & Jane Martz
Located in National City, CA
Midcentury Danish modern large lamp white glazed ceramic pottery with bronze base, circa 1960s. No maker stamp visible. Modernism in the style of Gordon and Jane Martz Marshall Stud...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Mid-Century Modern Textured White Ceramic and Walnut Table Lamps, circa 1950s
Located in San Francisco, CA
Mid-Century Modern textured white ceramic and walnut table lamps, circa 1950s Classic high midcentury style Richly textured "popcorn" style ceramic body with a smooth cylindric...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Walnut

Large Mid-Century Ceramic White Table Lamp
Located in Esperance, NY
Large mid-century ceramic white table lamp.
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

  • Large Mid-Century Ceramic White Table Lamp
  • Large Mid-Century Ceramic White Table Lamp
  • Large Mid-Century Ceramic White Table Lamp
  • Large Mid-Century Ceramic White Table Lamp
H 40.5 in. W 7.5 in. D 7.5 in.
White Ceramic Beehive Lamp after Tyndale, 1960s
By Tyndale
Located in Hamburg, PA
A stylish white ceramic beehive table lamp after Tyndale or Martz Style. The lamp is in good condition. Shade not included. Dimensions: Top finial: 29.75" H x 20" W x 20" D Po...
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

1970s White Ceramic Table Lamp
Located in Amherst, NH
Vintage 1970s white ceramic bulbous style table lamp. Wired for the US and in working condition. Socket, 16” height, harp, 4” diameter x 8” height. Shades are not included. No marks.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Scandinavian Handcrafted White Ceramic Lamp
Located in Bellport, NY
A bulbous form hand-thrown and hand-brushed white ceramic lamp (two available. Chrome cap and rod with a three-way switch, white linen shade, and glass finial. The lamp measures 18 ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swedish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Selection of Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Lamps
Located in Atlanta, GA
Selection of Mid-Century Modern ceramic lamps, circa 1950s. From left to right, they are: 1) French ceramic lamp, circa 1950s. Signed made in France underneath. It measures 21" hei...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

White Crackled Ceramic Table Lamp
Located in Pasadena, CA
Table lamp has a vase shaped body in white crackled ceramic. It sits on a round brass base and has a black paper custom-made shade.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • White Crackled Ceramic Table Lamp
  • White Crackled Ceramic Table Lamp
  • White Crackled Ceramic Table Lamp
  • White Crackled Ceramic Table Lamp
H 35.0 in. Dm 11.0 in.
Mid-Century Modern White Vintage Ceramic Table Lamp circa 1960 Spain
Located in Vienna, AT
The table lamp from the mid century era was made of a white ceramic base with an E 27 socket. Also the table lamp features an on / off switch. The vintage condition is very good. ...
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Vibrant Pair of Modern Tangerine Ceramic Lamps
Located in Atlanta, GA
An exceptional pair of ceramic vessels as custom lamps. Beautiful form with excellent texture and vivid color. Fabulous weight and craftsmanship. Stunning jewelry! Excellent restored...
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Vintage 1980s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Nickel

Artist-Made White Ceramic "Ant" Lamp
Located in Houston, TX
Artist-made white ceramic "ant" lamp with complementary shade. Spherical ceramic table custom lamp finished in a lovely white glaze and small hand-applied images of three small ants....
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Table Lamps

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Paper, Ceramic, Ceramic

Mid-Century Modern Sculptural White Ceramic Table Lamp by Design Technics
By Design Technics
Located in New York, NY
This refined and understated Mid-Century Modern table lamp was realized by the esteemed atelier, Design Technics, in the United States, circa 1970. It features a cylindrical body han...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Danish Modern Einar Johansen for Soholm Pottery White Ceramic Lamp, 1960s
By Soholm Pottery, Einar Johansen
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Sleek and beautiful Danish mid century modern bone white table lamp by designer Einar Johansen for Danish Søholm Stentøj. Fully glazed on a maze like geometric pattern and a smooth n...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

'Meteor' Textured White Ceramic Table Lamp
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This dramatic white ceramic table lamp features a complex geometric shape, accentuated by a textured white glaze reminiscent of volcanic rock. Each piece is individually handmade and...
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2010s American Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Vintage 1960s White Ceramic Patina Artichoke Lamp
Located in New York, NY
Adding a vintage element to any room, this 1960s white ceramic Artichoke lamp has a modern detail and style. Wonderful patina scratches the surface to liven up the vintage piece with...
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Mid-Century Modern Black and White Ceramic Lamps w/Rooster Design, Pair
Located in Topeka, KS
Black and white porcelain or ceramic and cast metal Mid-Century Modern ewer shaped lamps with stylized rooster design. In wonderful vintage age appropriate condition and new little b...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

Vintage 1970s White Haeger Ceramic Lamps, Pair
By Royal Haeger
Located in Amherst, NH
Vintage 1970s white ceramic barrel lamps by Haeger. Wired for the US and in working condition. Measures: Socket: 20” H. Harp: 4” W x 7” H. Marked. Shades not included.
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Vintage White Ceramic Acanthus Leaf Lamp
Located in Pasadena, CA
Vintage white pottery acanthus leaf lamp. Newly rewired with a new custom made linen shade.
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

White Italian Ceramic Table Lamp by Bitossi
By Bitossi
Located in Palm Springs, CA
1960s Italian white glazed ceramic table lamp by Bitossi. The lamp is constructed of white glazed egg shape ceramic that sits on a black lacquered steel base. Newly rewired and new...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Steel

Sculptural White Ceramic Table Lamp, 1960s
Located in New York, NY
Large sculptural white ceramic table lamp, American 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s American Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Pair of Gerald Thurston White Ceramic and Brass Lamps Mid-Century Modern
By Lightolier, Gerald Thurston
Located in North Miami, FL
These fantastic pair of modernist Mid-Century Modern ceramic table or console lamps with brass details by Gerald Thurston for Lightolier have a sculptural shape. The 3 tiers of shape...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Midcentury White Ceramic Ball Table Lamp
Located in London, GB
A large white ceramic spherical table lamp. France, third quarter of the 20th century. Measures: With the shade: 66 cm high by 46 cm diameter. Lamp base only: 41 cm high by 31 cm ...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Sculptural Midcentury White Ceramic Table Lamp
Located in New York, NY
A white ceramic table lamp with chrome base and hardware. USA, circa 1960. Rewired for USA; takes one standard bulb, 75 watts max. White paper drum shade is included. Dimensions: ...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal, Chrome

Modern Ceramic Egg Decoration Table Lamp by Charolles White and Grey Colors
By Charolles
Located in Neuilly-en- sancerre, FR
Elegant and modern ceramic table lamp by Charolles, French ceramic. White and grey ceramic glazes colors. Signed under the base, circa 1970. Excellent conditions. Ceramic...
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Vintage Martz Marshall Studios Mid-Century Modern Green White Ceramic Table Lamp
By Marshall Studios, Gordon & Jane Martz
Located in Lafayette, IN
This wonderful table lamp was designed by Gordon & Jane Martz and manufactured at their Marshall Studios facility in Veedersburg, IN. Lamp features a ceramic body with two-tone white...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Walnut

White Scandinavian Ceramic Table Lamp from Søholm, 1970s
By Søholm Stentøj
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Danish pottery table lamp with a dens white glaze. Stylized architectural shape with soft balanced lines. This particular one was manufactured by Søholm in Denmark during the 1970s. ...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Pair of Mid-Century Modern White Textured Ceramic Table Lamps, circa 1950
Located in San Francisco, CA
Pair of Mid-Century Modern white textured ceramic table lamps, circa 1950 White textured ceramics. Vintage lamps wired and ready to illuminate. Each lamp measures 7" diameter x...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Mid-Century Modern "Tye of California" White and Gold Ceramic Table Lamps
By TYE of California
Located in San Francisco, CA
Mid-Century Modern "Tye of California" white and gold ceramic table lamps circa 1956 The main body of the lamps are in the shape of a bowling pin. They are white ceramic with notc...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

'Geode' Geometric White Ceramic and Brass Table Lamp #2
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This dramatic ceramic and brass table lamp combines clean geometric lines with the warmth and individuality inherent in handmade work. Each base is assembled individually from flat s...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Vintage Mid-Century Modern White Ceramic Table Lamp by Martz Marshall Studios
By Marshall Studios, Gordon & Jane Martz
Located in Lafayette, IN
This wonderful model 203-28-D14H table lamp was designed by Gordon & Jane Martz and manufactured at their Marshall Studios facility in Veedersburg, IN. Lamp features an incised ceram...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Walnut

Vintage 1960s White Textured Ceramic Table Lamp
Located in Amherst, NH
Vintage 1960s white textured ceramic table lamp with a wood accent. Wired for the US and in working condition. Socket, 29.75” height. Harp, 4” diameter x 8” height. No marks. Shade i...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Wood

Zaccagnini Lamp, Ceramic, Brown, and White, Signed
By Urbano Zaccagnini
Located in New York, NY
Zaccagnini lamp, ceramic brown white, signed. Large chunky ceramic lamp with African primitive motif glazed in brown over white. The ceramic body measures 15.5 inches by 9 inches acr...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Hegnetslund Lamp, Ceramic, White Textured Relief, Signed
By Hegnetslund
Located in New York, NY
Hegnetslund lamp, ceramic, white textured relief, signed. Large ceramic table lamp glazed in white and decorated with textured relief. Underside is signed: Denmark. Shade not include...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Kelly Wearstler Alta Ceramic Table Lamp in Porous White & Ivory
By Kelly Wearstler
Located in West Hollywood, CA
The Alta collection is composed of sculptural pieces that are a pure statement of elegance and subtle for any interior. Geometric silhouettes reimagined in a sculpted, natural materi...
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2010s American Modern Floor Lamps

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Ceramic

Danish Modern Hand Made Crackle Glaze White and Purple Ceramic Table Lamp, 1960s
By Holstein Keramik
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Beautiful Danish Mid-Century Modern hand made and hand decorated warm white crackle glazed ceramic table lamp with dripping dark purple glaze around the neck and down the belly of th...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Stoneware

White Ceramic Octavius Lamp by Danny Kaplan
By Danny Kaplan
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The Octavious lamp in bone glaze is handmade studio pottery by ceramic artist by Danny Kaplan. Linen shade included. Born in New York City and raised in Aix-en-Provence, France, D...
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Linen

White Ceramic Claudius Lamp by Danny Kaplan
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The Claudius lamp in bone glaze is handmade studio pottery by ceramic artist by Danny Kaplan. Linen shade included. Born in New York City and raised in Aix-en-Provence, France, Da...
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Linen

Nico Lamp, Sculptural Contemporary Hand-Built Ceramic Table Lamp in Matte White
By Yuko Nishikawa
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Nico is a hand-built sculptural ceramic table lamp that inspires the joy of working with hands through unpacking, assembling and balancing weights. The handmade ceramic globes and th...
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2010s American Modern Table Lamps

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Metal

Tall Mid-Century Modern White Crackle Glaze Ceramic and Brass Lamp by Stiffel
By Stiffel
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A tall ceramic and brass torchère style table lamp by Stiffel. A rare find, this circular lamp with white crackle glaze, has long been a difficult find for Stiffel lovers. The ro...
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Mid-20th Century North American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Metal, Brass

Large 1960s White Ceramic Swan Neck Lamp
Located in Bellport, NY
Chic swan necked ceramic 60s lamp,white or black shade available.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Ceramic and White Opaline Lamp of 1950s
Located in Halluin, FR
Adorable 1950s table lamp in gray ceramic speckled and white opaline subtly crafted.
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Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Opaline Glass

Stiffel Satin Brass and White Ceramic Lamps
By Stiffel
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Mid-Century classically styled lamps featuring satin brass bodies with white glazed ceramic modified Ostrich egg shaped centers. Rewired with brass sockets and new cords. 100...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

Set of Michael Andersen Ceramic Danish Modern Brown, Cream White Lamps, 1960s
By Michael Andersen & Son
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Rustic, handmade and hand painted Scandinavian mid-century modern pair of table lamps with long raw neck and glazed belly with graphic, geometric pattern in cream white and light bro...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Stoneware

'Facet' Satin White-Glazed Small Ceramic Table Lamp
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
Inspired by midcentury Brutalist architecture, this tapered ceramic table lamp base combines clean geometric lines with the warmth and individuality inherent in handmade work. Each p...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Hollywood Regency Mid-Century Modern Faux Bamboo Ceramic Lamp in Green and White
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
Monumental tall Hollywood Regency ceramic table lamp. This beautiful piece is in white or cream, with hand painted green bamboo detail at the sides. A deep brown wood base is affixed...
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Mid-20th Century American Hollywood Regency Table Lamps

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Brass

'Geode' Geometric White Ceramic and Brass Table Lamp #1
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This dramatic ceramic and brass table lamp combines clean geometric lines with the warmth and individuality inherent in handmade work. Each base is assembled individually from flat s...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

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Modern Ceramic White Lamp For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the modern ceramic white lamp you’re looking for. A modern ceramic white lamp — often made from ceramic, metal and brass — can elevate any home. If you’re shopping for a modern ceramic white lamp, we have 215 options in-stock, while there are 48 modern editions to choose from as well. Your living room may not be complete without a modern ceramic white lamp — find older editions for sale from the 19th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Each modern ceramic white lamp bearing Mid-Century Modern, Modern or Scandinavian Modern hallmarks is very popular. Bitossi, John Sheppard and Stiffel each produced at least one beautiful modern ceramic white lamp that is worth considering.

How Much is a Modern Ceramic White Lamp?

A modern ceramic white lamp can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $1,653, while the lowest priced sells for $157 and the highest can go for as much as $12,500.

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.