Sitting pretty

Vintage gear adds color and texture with an industrial flair

Ornamental objects in homes oftentimes have meaningful associations for a homeowner.  When decorating, however, shelf  ornaments sometimes are all about supporting a theme.

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Vapor proof industrial lamp by Appleton
  Vapor proof safety lamp manufactured by the Appleton Electric company.  Was designed ..
Ex Tax: $145.00
Bright white button accent lamp
  Large old ceiling lamp converted to a button style accent lamp that will add light and int..
Ex Tax: $170.00
Brass button lamp for accenting shelf or tabletop
  Vintage Round lamp for accenting on table, shelf, etc.  There are two holes in the ca..
Ex Tax: $160.00
Accent Lamp intage Silver Industrial Explosion Proof Light
  Architectural exterior explosion proof ceiling lamp converted to a lamp for table or shelf..
Ex Tax: $190.00
Component from early Fairbanks platform scale
  Arm from an early Fairbanks platform scale designed to weigh items wei..
Ex Tax: $45.00
Ornamental antique cast iron fence post finial caps
  Giant solid cast iron finials from vintage fence posts.  Make unique bookends or shel..
Ex Tax: $55.00
Photogenic Machine Company antique rheostat for arc lamp
Rheostat control device for early photography studio arc light, manufactured by the Ph..
Ex Tax: $75.00
Antique barn pulley hay handling tool for decorating
  Old pulley from a hay handling system in a barn, mounted to a stand for display on a shelf..
Ex Tax: $92.00
Red industrial gear shelf display
  Old toothed wheel from unknown industrial application.  If you want to say "industria..
Ex Tax: $85.00
Large ornamental metal star
  This large star is made of bare steel, clear coated to resist rust. Ready to hang on the w..
Ex Tax: $195.00
Industrial wheel free standing shelf ornament
  Large cutting wheel from agricultural equipment, mounted to a base so it is free standing...
Ex Tax: $120.00
Steam Pump Pressure Gauge E. T. Line U.S. Gauge
  Antique gauge from an old steam pump, manufactured by the U.S. Gauge Co. of New York for a..
Ex Tax: $135.00
Permanently upright caster 85 lbs of steel
  This giant sized caster has been welded to a base so that it is fixed permanently in an up..
Ex Tax: $190.00
Large Rotating Industrial Wheel
  Large old industrial valve handle, mounted to a base so it can be rotated.  Just beca..
Ex Tax: $225.00
Vintage gear mounted for shelf display
Once upon a time an old ring gear and an industrial fan propeller gave birth to a young geegaw, a 15..
Ex Tax: $135.00
  Stack of six circular bands from an old foundry, interlocked and welded to form an 18" hig..
Ex Tax: $122.00
Easy as 123 ABC letters for shelf ornament
  Giant steel abc letter combo.  Three letters welded together with little feet to stan..
Ex Tax: $60.00
Vintage brown ceramic 2-tier insulator
2-tier electric line insulator Composition - glazed porcelain ceramic Size - 7" high x 8" di..
Ex Tax: $45.00
Big shiny yellow star for interior decorating
  We made some giant steel stars for a lighting project and decided they looked pretty good ..
Ex Tax: $225.00
  Little Superelectric electric fan model #874, manufactured by Superior Electric Products. ..
Ex Tax: $95.00
Vintage Barn Hay Handling Pulley Decorative Found Art
Ag meets factory.  Old wood barn pulley with custom built display stand.  Compositio..
Ex Tax: $78.00
13 inch wood mallet from country kitchen
  If I had a hammer, I'd hammer in the morning, I'd hammer in the kitchen, I'd hammer on the..
Ex Tax: $40.00
Giant industrial wrench
  Industrial sized wrench manufactured by NS Tool Co. ..
Ex Tax: $90.00
14 inch metal industrial ladle
  The original application for this old ladle is not known.  It could have been used in..
Ex Tax: $55.00
Vintage decorative industrial sprocket gear
  Decorative Accessory Machinery sprocket gear mounted to base. Composition - Bare ste..
Ex Tax: $182.00
Vintage lightbulb collection
  We found this curiosity at a consignment auction where we failed to learn anything about i..
Ex Tax: $134.00
Antique Schroeder Multi-Gauge Meter for shelf display
Model G-S 3-C Multi-Gauge, an earlier generation of a product still made by Schroeder Bros in its Mc..
Ex Tax: $120.00
Vintage submarine sonar radio tube
  Radio tube, purportedly from a naval sonar system on a submarine.  We purchased it at..
Ex Tax: $380.00
  Drive wheel from an old machine, once used with a system of belts and gears.  Hang it..
Ex Tax: $185.00
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