An archive of items owned by Thomas Edison, including the keys to his New Jersey laboratory, and six 19th century lightbulbs realized $64,375 at the Dec. 3 auction presented by Heritage Auctions.
Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates' 19th and 20th Century Glass and Lighting auction, July 29-30, will feature items from four distinct collections, including a consignment from the Sandwich Glass Museum.
A 12-piece set of Georg Jensen silver is one of 2,000 unique lots slated to come before bidders Feb. 13-15, during the 7th annual Palm Beach Auction offered by Louis J. Dianni, LLC.
A unique vintage light bulb, featuring a cross, known as a Santuary glow lamp, is explained by Susan Mullikin in a recent Ask the Experts column.
More than 400 antique and vintage lamps and lighting is the majority of the 500+ lot online-only auction being presented by John W. Coker, July 25.
An extensive selection of lighting, including a stunning Tiffany Peony Border bronze lamp, will cross the auction block June 19-21 at Heritage Auction's sale.
An ornate Baccarat bronze collection chandelier, pegged to sell for between $5,000 and $10,000, is one of the lots in Cordier's Nov. 8-9 auction.
The third and final auction featuring miniature lamps from the prolific collection of a California woman, is set to come before bidders Oct. 18 at Jeffrey S. Evans.
This 53-inch tall leaded glass window from Tiffany Studios is one of three lots that look to be the front runners for top lot, in Fontaine's Jan. 11 auction.
Help yourself avoid feeling intimidated by the abundance of varied information and lingo associated with leaded glass lamps, by allowing expert craftsman Joseph Porcelli help you become familiar with the most common leaded glass verbiage used by artists, collectors and dealers.