Rustic Table Lamp

8 Aug

This one of a kind table lamp is made from an old primitive barn find rabbit trap. Frame is made of wood, crudely fashioned, but well built, with various styles of chicken wire. Lamp has a nice rustic look and is very cool. The trap stands on it’s end, bottom “door” slides out to gain access to the inside to change bulbs. The lamp was wired up with two bakelite style sockets, wired with vintage style cloth covered twisted wire, and comes with two vintage “Edison” style coil filament light bulbs. Cord is approximately 8′ long and plugs into a standard wall outlet, with vintage style plug. I knew when I found this thing, it was a great candidate to be cleaned up and repurposed.

Very cool piece and makes a great addition to your farmhouse, cottage, living room or office.

Dimensions: 14″ high x 7″ x 7″

Available for purchase in our Etsy shop.

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Vintage Berry Crate and Baskets

8 Aug

You don’t see too many of these anymore. Vintage wooden strawberry baskets and crate. Wooden crate has a hinged top, open up to reveal two layers of small balsa-style wooden baskets, once used to transport strawberries to market.

Crate has a nice medium colored stained finish, two levels of wire/wooden baskets, all intact, 16 total, with wooden separators. Crate has a couple cracks in the slates, but overall very solid and usable. Makes a great display and conversation piece. This is a true barn find straight from Pennsylvania.

Dimensions:
24″ long x 12″ deep x 12″ high

Available for purchase in our Etsy shop.

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Primitive Farm Table

10 Jul

Primitive, vintage farm table with Early American colored stained top planks and painted base with nice original patina. Base is painted off white, over what looks like a Williamsburg blue. Natural patina from years of use, and not faux-distressed. The real deal. Nice piece for a small kitchen, dining area or breakfast nook. This table is for sale locally. Please email: jeff@salvationdesignva.com if interested. Asking $150 obo.

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Vintage Cast Iron Pulley / Hay Wheel

3 Jul

This is a very heavy duty vintage cast iron pulley. Originally used in barns to lift bales of hay up into the lofts. Nice solid condition with original patina. Included is a heavy vintage bracket that was found at a different location, but fits the pulley perfectly.

These make great decorator or utilitarian pieces. Can be used to hang plants, pots and pans, lights, etc.

Dimensions: Wheel is 12″ in diameter, Bracket is approximately 12″ long and total height is around 18″
Materials: cast iron

Available for purchase in our Etsy shop.

Vintage cast iron pulley / hay wheel

Vintage cast iron pulley / hay wheel

 

Rustic Industrial Pendant Lights

23 May

 

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One of a kind hanging pendant light fixture featuring three vintage reproduction industrial cage lights. Three cage lights styled after trouble lights used in the 20s-40s, are made of brass wire, and are hinged to open or close as desired, depending on what look you prefer, and for bulb removal. They fit around new black sockets and are wired with vintage style black cloth covered twisted wire. They use two different styles of reproduction Edison bulbs, one with “squirrel cage” filaments and two round bulbs with spiral filaments. All three lights are suspended from a vintage leaf spring removed from my 1954 GMC pickup and was left with its original patina.

Included with the light are three bulbs and canopy for mounting to and existing box in the ceiling.

Size: Approx 30″ long. Wire from leaf spring to ceiling can be cut to desired length, but comes with approx. 24″ of wire.

Available in our Etsy shop, here.

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Upcycled Vintage Gym Locker Baskets

15 Apr

Vintage metal gym locker baskets from the 60s. These are steel in original finish with nice patina. All are in very good condition with light surface rust and patina in various stages. These have been sprayed with an acrylic clear coat finish to preserve the finish.

Side are steel wire and front and back panels have holes and a “cheese grater” like appearance. All are fully intact and very solid. Also have a loop on the front and all have stamped metal numbered labels on the front, and marking from the manufacturer: The Washburn Company – Worcester, MASS / Rockford, ILL.

These baskets are nice accent pieces and are great for storage around the home.

The bottom dimensions are 12″ deep x 7″ wide. The top dimensions are 13″ deep x 8.75″ wide.

There are 4 of these currently available, all in equal condition. Email us for shipping price on multiples.

Available in our Etsy shop.

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Primitive Rustic Pendant Light Fixture

15 Mar

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Rustic hanging light fixture made from and old plowing yoke. The upcycled weather beaten wooden farm implement serves as the centerpiece. Well worn wood in original condition with original patina’d iron hardware. The fully exposed wire shades are Victorian era lamp shade frames, that were originally covered in fabric. They were fitted with new UL listed nickel plated sockets which accept standard bulbs and wired with vintage twisted cloth covered wire. Vintage style quad filament, Victorian style bulbs are included.

Very unique piece and would make a perfect accent piece for over a distressed farm table in the dining room, kitchen island, over the sink, you name it.

Dimensions: 32″ long x 12″ wide (wire shades are 12″ in diameter)

Includes approximately 24″ of wire, suspends from ceiling and mounts with standard canopy (included with all hardware).

Note: While this piece installs easily as any storebought fixture would, it may require installation by a professional.

Available in our Etsy shop.

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