Vintage Pittsburg Desk Lamp

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Vintage Pittsburg Desk Lamp

Item is in good condition with normal signs of wear from use and age of nearly a century. There is a very slight flea bite on the right side of the lamp can hardly be seen.

The lamp is stamped "Pittsburg."

Item measures approx. 10" tall.

THE PITTSBURGH "PILABRASCO" CO. WAS STARTED BY NICHOLAS KOPP IN 1900, A CHEMIST KNOWN FOR HIS KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY TO HAND MOLD AND COLOR BEAUTIFUL LAMPS THAT WERE VERY POPULAR UNTIL 1926, WHEN THE COMPANY BANKRUPTED. NOW THE UPPER END PITTSBURGH LAMPS ARE POPULAR AND COMMAND HIGH PRICES. BRINGS JOY TO THE HOME EVERY DAY OF THE YEAR.