Large Mica Floor Lampshades are a great complement to antique and contemporary lamps. The crystal-like mica has a natural, irregular appearance that subtly reflects light. When lit, amber mica produces a welcoming, soft glow.
Indicative of the Arts and Crafts era these shades were originally used on Mission style lamps. Dark brown braid, trims sides and circles top and bottom of shade. This craftsmen design lampshade is an excellent choice for vintage floor lamps with reflector shade and 3 outside candle sockets, tall table lamps and single stem floor-lamps.
Mica refers to a group of minerals. These silicate minerals are heat-resistant, do not conduct electricity and appear in various colors. The sheet mica is made by laminating mica flakes - crystals together with shellac or resin.
Large mica floor lampshades have proportions suitable on big table lamps and floor lamps. They are made of mica panels and a rust resistant metal frame. Each is trimmed in a dark brown braid reminiscent of the Arts and Crafts era. Frame offers two fitter options: v-notches to sit on a reflector lampshade and a center ring to fit onto harp. Use which ever fitter type suits your lamp.