It is quite heavy - weighing just under 9Lb. It is very intact, and works well.
When you press the small button (front bottom). The spring actuated curtain rotates open to reveal a. Nude girl, and the small light in the dome comes on. When shutting the curtain, the light goes off.
Into the closed position - ready to be sprung again. This lamp retains its original worn cold-painted. Surface patina, and looks to have never been. The rotating curtain functions smoothly. And all the figural characters are securely attached.
The lamp has been rewired at some point. And judging by the cord and felt on the bottom. It looks to have been done. Within the last 30 years or so.
I know nothing of the history of this particular lamp. Except that I picked it up at a flea market in New Jersey. The clean-out of a local estate. Unfortunately, he had no history on the lamp.
But I may not respond immediately - as I would like. To give all interested buyers a chance to view it.
It to the post office, and message with tracking. This item will be expertly packed and. Double-boxed (at the very minimum). Please take a look at my feedback and comments!VIEW ALL PHOTOS FOR ACCURATE. PHOTOS ARE MY MAIN DESCRIPTION. AFTER VIEWING PHOTOS & BEFORE PURCHASING! If you're in a rush, remember that checks. Can take several days to process!! Be sure to check out our other vintage. The item "FRANZ BERGMAN Austrian Antique Vienna Cold Painted Bronze Arab Lamp Peeping Ali" is in sale since Thursday, July 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "suttonreich3" and is located in Hatboro, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.