Handel Desk Lamp

Handel double knuckle adjustable desk lamp.  It features a palm tree design metal overlaid sunset six sided shade – one of the desirable and popular that the Handel Lamp Company made.  It is shown on page 95 and 12 in  Metal Overlays by Handel authored by Robert Defalco.  The shade is signed “Handel” one side (see photo).  The original bronze patinated base has two adjustments.  It can either be used as a flat desk lamp as shown here or put on the top of a rolltop and lean over and shine on the surface of the desk.  It has an old cloth covered cord.  This lamp is beautiful when lit!    Circa:   1900.    Dimensions:   13″ H   x   7″ Diameter of shade.   Condition:  All original with nice patina on bronze and the bronze work is all in good shape. There is a 2″ crack at the top of one of the curved glass panels.   Price:   $2850

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