Mid-Century Tension pole Lamp
An Estate Sale Find. (see photos below)
Sold $190.00 plus shipping and handling
Mid-Century, Modern, Eames Era, 50's 60's tension pole lamp
with gold metal crackle pattern shades .
The three adjustable pierced metal shades with plastic vinyl piping on
there edges that measure 5-1/2" in diameter at the widest spot and are
long to the top of switch knob.
The 3 wood knob rotary on/off switches
You can turn on 1 (bottom), 2 (the top two), Or all 3 at the same time. The
sockets take standard screw in bulbs up to 60 watt.
The tension lamp adjusts at the bottom approx. 12" and the spring at the top compresses
approx. 6" and will fit any ceiling between
77" - 89" in height from the floor.
This can be altered, however, by simply replacing the lower plated
brass/gold-tone tube with a longer or shorter rod or by placing a book under it.
In Very Good Working Condition, minor plate loss and scratches on
the gold finished shades and tubes.