Westinghouse Heritage Antique Meter Lamp
Price: $575.00 TRADITIONAL or $700 DELUXE Includes ENGRAVING and shipping
DAY MINIMUM LEAD TIME NEEDED There are an unusual amount of
retirements and some supply chain issues with parts needed to build out
the lamps and finding boxes to ship these units are another struggle.
We are now offering two versions of the Heritage antique residential meter lamp: The Traditional model for $575 or the Deluxe model for $700. See image below for the differences. Our price includes the engraving plate with your inscription and also standard FEDEX ground shipping In the Continental US. Additional freight charges apply for Alaska and Hawaii. Please call for shipping charges.
Whether acquired as a gift for yourself or a special recipient, the (Westinghouse) Heritage Antique Electric Meter Lamp, with operating meter, will instantly become the center of attention wherever it is displayed. Brightly-polished, working meter components encased within the wing nut-affixed, crystal clear meter cover glass lend a distinctive olden-days aura to this special restoration. It will be admired and appreciated by all. The Westinghouse Antique Electric Meter Lamp is a museum-piece-quality classic electrical instrument, and a true surviving relic of the electrical industry's early, formative years.
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- Solid brass, three-way socket provides three different corresponding meter recording speeds, and a selection of three lighting levels.
Homespun, styrene-backed linen shade with dark brown trim enables Lamp to fit in well in most settings.
Jeweled mechanical meter movement for long operating life.
Optical-polishing of meter cover glass removes decades of accumulated scratches, haze, and embedded mineral stains, providing exceptional clarity for viewing the internal meter recording mechanism.
Included are three copper-wire, pressed lead wing nut security seals, just like the power company originally installed to thwart tampering. Pressed-lead seals are coated in clear metal lacquer to prevent oxidation.
Precision-cut, hand-finished, solid walnut woodwork.
Wedge-mounted interior brass plate is informatively engraved "Residential Electric Meter, Circa 1920".
Shown here with a second, optional brass plate affixed to the front of the lamp base........
The meter manufacturer's original data plate, displaying an individually stamped meter serial number, is clearly visible through the front meter glass.
No two meters are exactly alike.
Proudly restored and assembled in the U.S.A
Partly degaussed meter brake magnet provides additional meter animation.
Safe for use around computers and magnetic storage media.
- Instrument: Westinghouse Electric Mfg. type OB watt hour meter, patented 1911-1919
- Overall height: 24 in. (61 cm)
- Base diameter: 9-1/2 in. (24.13 cm.)
- Net weight: approx. 10 lbs. (4.54kg)
- Shipping weight: 21 lbs. (30 lbs. UPS oversize parcel rates apply) (49 lbs. dimensional weight applies for UPS air) (shipping included in the price, unless you need your order expedited...then additional charge applies)
- Energy requirements: 115V, 50/60 HZ AC
- Energy consumption: Bulb - Variable (3-way). Meter - 1-1/2 watts
- Pat. No. Des. 252,831
ENGRAVING INFORMATION FOR PLATE:
Optional brass plate is affixed to the front of the lamp base with your 5 lines of text (55 characters per line) at no additional charge! Please fill out the form below with your special engraving.