The broken globe was sent from Arizona . The contractor broke three globes on the job site while restoring and old court house. I knew I could make the new globes but matching the design on the globe was going to be the challenge.
The Pairpoint Shade was broken in many pieces.
The antique glass globe was broken and many of the pieces were missing. I make a new top for antique glass globe .
I made the flag shade of the old shade.
I frosted the glass to match.
I cut and polished the design in the new top.
I installed the new top on the antique glass globe.
The antique glass oil lamp was broken and in need of repair. When the antique glass lamp fell over the glass nob on the bottom broke off. . There was a hole now were it use to connect to the metal base.
Cut off the broken part and grind flat.
The antique light fixture was missing a couple panels. We used an antique seedy glass to make the replacement panels.
Two slip shades were broken during a remodeling project . One shade was broken into about ten pieces and one was broken into hundreds of pieces . I repaired one shade and reproduced one shade . Using a good shade as a form I cast a mold to make a new glass deco shade.
High temperature plaster and silica mold for make new glass shade.
The” gone with the wind oil lamp” has been in the family for many years . Some one broke it and lost some of the pieces. This make the restoration of the glass globe very difficult. First we reassembled the the pieces we had leaving a large hole that needed to be filled. Casting a mold off of the antique globe we were able to make a new curved white opal glass to fill the hole.
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Off the table on to the floor the lamp went with a crash. ” Don’t worry I know a place that does crystal repair. Who Bruening Glass Works can repair crystal.” Mom was still crying about her lamp but when she called I told her I can repair it.
I cut off the broken base and went looking for a new base in my parts department. The shade for a hurrican lamp was the right size and shape.
Repairs on reverse painted glass lamps come out very nice. This antique Pairpoint glass shade goes to a floor lamp. It came to me with pieces broken out and two cracks. Antique glass repair takes patients and creativity . This lamp was repaired and is back at work.
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