help with history and value of anchor lamp??

blondie73August 29, 2012

Hi all, i found this in my garage today while having a clearout, it belongs to my sister who bought it at a bootsale many years ago. Its a bit grubby but the glass is intact, the oil lamp bit's been taken out and someone had stated to convert it to electric. It's 18 inches high. There's a brass plate with 'Anchor' on it. Can anyone help with a bit of history and possibly a figure so i know roughly what to sell it for on ebay? kind regards.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lindac

It's a ship's "anchor" lamp. New they sell for about $175 to $200. Not worth as much since it has had the working parts removed.
Google anchor ships lanterns....there are lots of hits.
Linda C

    Bookmark   August 29, 2012 at 5:16PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Tapestry
Hi there, my husband and I inherited this tapestry...
colleen3684
camelback sofa
Hello there - could anyone help me to identify the...
jerome_shorter
Need help identifying blue bowl
Does anyone recognize this maker's mark? It is on the...
SFQ54
Straw in dining chair cushions-- does this indicate a date?
Hi friends, I just bought a lovely antique dining table...
avaeia
Wood antique furniture one chest of drawers .
Trying to remove the grit coat off of the stain without...
Hanna
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™