Before. After.


My online vintage lighting store.


A circa-1940 ceiling fixture. The gold color proved to be a combination of tobacco stain and a gold-colored varnish. I was able to remove the former by washing, which also removed most of the varnish. But under the depressing gold was…


…this! Wow! And even if I could recreate the gold finish (which I can’t), why would I?


Love this! An aluminum fountain!


And so, a sad light has a new beginning.



My online vintage lighting store.




  1. Dan Goodall-Williams on May 12, 2018 at 4:50 pm

    Are those flower pieces glass or plastic? Very beautiful light.

    • Ross on May 12, 2018 at 4:55 pm


  2. Trudy on May 13, 2018 at 4:36 pm

    Love love love this light

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