Emeralite H.G. McFaddin & Company Tall Vintage Metal Shade Lamp

$490.00

Emeralite H. G. McFaddin & Company lamp with a metal shade. This is a unique and hard to find Emeralite lamp that has a metal shade instead of a green and white cased glass shade. An Emeralite-McFaddin aficionado’s delight for sure.  One distinct feature of this Emeralite lamp is that it will reach an approximate height of 33″ tall when it is in the full vertical position. It is approximately 24″ in the retracted position. There are three knuckle positions and the top knuckle is operated by a flat-head screw and the other two by wingnuts.  ficklemoonantiques.com

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Emeralite H.G. McFaddin & Company Metal Shade Lamp

 

Emeralite H. G. McFaddin & Company lamp with a metal shade. This is a unique and hard to find Emeralite lamp that has a metal shade instead of a green and white cased glass shade. An Emeralite-McFaddin aficionado’s delight for sure.

One distinct feature of this Emeralite lamp is that it will reach an approximate height of 33″ tall when it is in the full vertical position. It is approximately 24″ in the retracted position. There are three knuckle positions and the top knuckle is operated by a flat-head screw and the other two by wingnuts.

A most efficient and practical fixture when attached to a flat-top desk or other flat surface. The base is held securely in place by means of a special adjustable rear clamp. The arm and the shade can be adjusted to a variety of angles; and the arm has an extension adjustment to accommodate various widths of desks. The thickness of the mounting area should be at least 5/8″ thick.  A solid shim can be used if extra thickness is necessary.

These 8734 T W type bases were made in the early years of Emeralite; but back then they came with the famous green and white cased glass shades. In the late 1930’s, Emeralite began to manufacture lamps with metal shades instead of the famous green and white cased glass shades.

There are also two holes on the base that allow the user to reinforce the mounting of the lamp; base footprint is approximately 4″ x 4″. Rewired with period-style brown cord and an interior socket, plug and inline switch were installed.

Wear to the finish is commensurate for the age of the lamp; scratches, loss of finish, some dings. Pictures are an important part of the lamp description so please view them all.

 

H. G. McFaddin & Emeralite; 1909

New York

 

International Customers

International customers are required to contact me prior to moving forward with their purchase.  A postal code will be necessary in order to establish a shipping estimate.    Depending on the shipment content and the destination country, clearance charges could significantly impact the total shipment cost.    Fickle Moon Antiques will not reduce the declared value of any item. International customers are responsible for all shipping costs, customs/duties/taxes, etc.  All sales are final.  No refunds.  

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Antiques and vintage items are not new and may show variable wear, defects, restorations, replacement parts, imperfections, distress, and or repairs. The absence of condition remarks does not imply that the item is in perfect condition. We make great efforts to accurately characterize each item and the photographs are an integral part of the item description. No warranty implied. We do not accept returns. All items are sold “as is.”

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All items are packed with care and fully insured. If the box exterior appears damaged upon arrival, we ask that you take photographs before opening the box. Upon opening, please inspect the item(s) for damage; document as well with photographs if damaged. It is imperative that you keep all of the original shipping-packing materials if your item is damaged during shipment. The buyer is required to  contact us immediately (within 24 hours) if their item arrives damaged so that the proper claims procedures can be initiated.   Claims personnel (FedEx, UPS, USPS) will inspect the damaged package to determine the cause of damage and verify that proper packing materials were used (in accordance with the shipping terms). Claims personnel may inspect the package at the shipper’s or receiver’s site, or may collect the package for inspection at a claims facility. If the buyer hires a third-party shipping agent and the item is damaged, the buyer has full responsibility to handle the claim with their agent.

Take pictures if the box exterior exhibits signs of damage.

Upon opening, inspect the item for damage.  Document damage with several photographs.

Retain all shipping materials (box, packing, etc.).

The buyer is required to contact us within 24 hours.  No exceptions.

The buyer will have to contact the carrier as well to establish a possible inspection by the agent.

 

 

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