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9" BALL SHADES with 4" FITTERS
 
Diagram of Victorian Lamp at The Antique Lamp Co.
Victorian oil lamps, Lamps, and Gone with the Wind lamps are common types which take ball shades. They originated in the kerosene-burning era of the late 1800's using central draft oil burners and were designed to impress guests. The popularity of these lamps continued well into the advent of electricity and are even today still reproduced in a variety of styles.
The appropriate size of a ball shade is determined by its diameter at the widest part of the ball. A rule of thumb is that the diameter of the ball should be equal to, or slightly larger than, the fattest part of the bottom font whether it be metal or glass.

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Quick Links: Solid Colored Ball Shades / Color Fade to Opal Ball Shades
Hand-painted Ball Shades / Etched Ball Shades

Diagram of a Gone With The Wind Oil Lamp at The Antique Lamp Co.

 
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Part No. Description Price Each Add to Cart
Solid Colored Ball Shades
B00950
Glossy opal (white) $82.00
B00951
Satin opal (white) $106.00
D62471 Satin cream $124.00
Color Fade to Opal Ball Shades
D62321 Green $130.00
D62322 Pink $130.00
Hand-painted Ball Shades
B00922
Pastel flowers on an satin white background $212.00
B00922
Pastel flowers on an satin white background $200.00
B00901
Yellow and burgundy roses on a light sage background $200.00
B00983
Pink and burgundy roses on a light burgundy background $200.00
D62308 Pink and yellow roses on a pale green background $200.00
D62305 Pink and yellow roses on opal with a pink top and bottom $200.00
D62479 Large red and pink roses on opal with a pink top and bottom $190.00
D62426 Cream and pink dogwoods on a cream background $180.00
Etched Ball Shades
B00991i Clear/frost bows and wreaths $65.00
B00990i Clear/frost bows and wreaths with pink top $76.00

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