TeriAnn's Guide to Aladdin Mantle Lamps

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Aladdin model B "treasure" lamps (1937 through 1941 and 1946  to 1953 )

 

Aladdin model B treasure table lamp

The Aladdin model B "treasure" lamp was in production from 1937 through 1953 , except for the WWII years.

Before 1949 (with Chicago model B burner):

B-136 Chrome plated (1937 & 1938 only)
B-137 Oxidized bronze
B-138 Nickel plated

1949 and later (with Nashville model B burner):

B-137 Bronzetone paint finish
B-138 Nickeltone paint finish

 

1940 catalogue (pdf)

1946 catalogue (pdf)

1951 Catalogue (pdf)

The "Treasure" lamp did not appear in the 1954 catalogue

 

Model B treasure nashville

The 1949 Aladdin model B nashville "treasure" lamp appears to have been only in production for a single year. The lamp is a mating of the earlier Treasure bowl and upper stem with the Aladdin model 11 base.

The finish is a bronze coloured "Bronzetone" paint that was introduced in 1949 to replace plating.

The burner is Nashville model B.

 

 

 

Aladdin model B thread insert
Model B thread insert used on metal font lamps before 1949

Threads of model B nashville
Nashville model B thread was a single thread stamped into the lamp top

 

Aladdin model B filler caps
The same filler cap was used on all model B metal font lamps

 

 

 

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