Vintage Lampshade Found in Crawl Space of Historic Home

This beautiful lampshade was found in the crawl space of a Home on the Historic Register in Centerville, Utah.  The crawl space was dry but had no protective wrap and was under other objects.


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Historic Home in Centerville, Utah


The was covered with dust.  All the panels had been hand painted.  The center “cameo” is a picture of a bird, maybe a dove.  The lampshade cover was sealed with a clear hardening finish.

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Historic Lampshade found in crawl space of Centerville, Utah Home


I swept the historic lampshade using a computer vac and various brush and crevice fittings.


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Vintage Shade in Crawl Space of Historic Home


I was able to remove the cover in one piece.  My client is using the historic cover in a framed display.


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Vintage Lampshade Cover Removed From Historic Frame


Attached is a link to a “Page” with more information and pictures.

Thank you for your time and interest!


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