7" Blue Rose Lampshade is beautifully handpainted. Large blue roses ramble across the white satin background. Use on student lamps and Victorian glass oil lamps that require 7 Inch bottom diameter glass shades. Made in USA
Historically used in America during the second half of the 19th century
Hand Painted Student Shade
Made In America
Shades are measured by bottom diameter, across the base.
Bottom diameter is slightly less than 7", which is normal.
6-7/8" Bottom Diameter
Replacing Student Lampshades
Replacement Student Lamp Shades
Authentic copies are offered in white opal glass, dark green cased glass and hand painted floral designs. Glass Student Lamp Shades were made in: 6", 7", 10", 12" and 14" bottom fitter sizes.
7" Student Shades typically fit: 8" - 9" lamp bases
10" Student Shades typically fit: 9" - 10-1/2" lamp bases
Glass student shades are blown in a mold. This causes slight differences in thickness of glass and actual bottom diameters. If needing a pair please order together to assure match.
The bottom diameter, referred to as the fitter. It is typically slightly under-size, this is normal due to glass blowing techniques.
Determining Shade Holders: tripods, spiders and ring holders are used to support student shades.
Lamp burner or socket will determine appropriate center ring size of holder, shade will determine shade holder size.
Tripods and Ring Holders are used with lamp burners.
Select shade holders with a center hole to fit your lamp burner.