Motion Lamp from 1929

$345.00

Fabulous motion lamp, ca. 1929. Animated by a rotating drum inside the lamp, the waves gently lap at the shore of the windmill in this serene landscape. This lamp was made in the Arts and Crafts style, ca. 1929.

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Truly a marvel of the 20th century, this motion lamp has been rewired and is in excellent working order.  Animated by a rotating drum inside the lamp, the waves gently lap at the shore of the windmill in this serene landscape. This lamp was made in the Arts and Crafts style, marked with the date of 1929.  Motion lamps were popular in the 1920s to the 1950s, and were often a fun souvenir to commemorate a trip.

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