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Vasart Glass Lighting Fittings

Mushroom shade holder
Vasart lampshade holder
Made from heavy bronze wire with brass cup to which are fitted upper and lower bulb holders. The upper holder is a standard bayonet bulb holder (BC) and the lower holder a small bayonet type (SBC). Despite this being relatively crude, modern versions are more crudely made.
Cable In Tulip fittings Tulip cable in
Vasart glass cable entry Vasart glass cable entry Vasart glass cable entry
An example of applied glass reinforcement to a lamp (L005). Underside of a tulip lamp showing the way that the lamp holder was fixed. Raised lip on base of Vasart Tulip lamp. Perthshire version had a cut groove.
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