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Antique Desk Lamps

Antique desk lamps come in many vintage forms for your table, including brass, bronze, bankers, and more lighting.

Adding antique desk lamps to your office is always a good idea, so that you can create an unrivaled style that will be appreciated by anyone that you ever invite inside.  Not only are they just beautiful to look at, but they can really add a lot to the entire atmosphere of the office.  Plus, they can be perfectly useful, as you’ll find that antique desk lamps are just as functional as any other type.  While they can be expensive, you’ll find that nothing adds more character to your desk, or makes you really feel comfortable working more.  All you have to do, is find the right type of lamp to add.

When it comes to antique desk lamps, there are a wide variety of different styles to choose from, and you want to find the type that suits you the best.  One of the most important parts is picking out a style that suits you the best.  When you want the best possible lamp, you’re going to want to go with a classic bronze or brass finish, so that you can ensure the body of your lamp is as attractive as possible.  That way you can really pick up on that antique desk lamps style, and ensure that some of the old time feel is brought to your office perfectly.  Of course, it’s also important to ensure that your lamp is authentic, as you can find a lot of replica bronze or brass, and that just won’t stand the test of time as long, or look as great.

Of course, it’s also important to choose a type of antique desk lamps that you want to use the most, based upon overall design. For example, a classic banker’s style lamp is always ideal.  Especially when you can find one with a real brass body, and authentic green lampshade, so that your desk really looks the part.  Otherwise, you can also go with standards like the miniature table lamps that used to be quite popular for desks.  But you can also find adjustable brass and bronze lamps, to give you that extra edge when you need to change your light to suit working on different parts of your desk.

But of course, you’ll also have to realize that the antique desk lamps you purchase, are going to require a little more upkeep to maintain.  For example, you have to clean bronze and brass with the right materials to ensure that it keeps it’s beautiful shine.  You don’t want to use harsh chemicals, as it can damage the surface, and really ruin the great natural color of your lamp’s body.  But what’s more, you can also scratch the surface easily, by using the wrong type of cleaning cloth.   Also, the lamp will need to be cleaned fairly regularly, if you’re looking to keep it’s great natural shine over time.

You can usually find antique desk lamps for purchase through a variety of different types of stores.  Most retailers like Target or even Sears have a few options, and they are guaranteed to be at more affordable prices. But when you want authentic antique desk lamps, you’re going to have to go through an antiques dealer to find the best options.