In almost every movie or show depicting the old days, you'll find oil and kerosene lamps. These were used during the days before electricity became a common household necessity. These oil table lamps, and their counterpart Kerosene table lamps were the easiest way to provide light at an affordable, albeit slightly unsafe compared to electricity, option from the golden era. Today, oil table lamps are a reminder of a simpler time in American life. They represent a return to tradition and family values of the past generations who placed importance on necessities and not extravagant luxuries. They are also a wonderful lighting option for when storms pass through and render the electricity out of order. We offer many of these simple, yet graceful fixtures and all the necessary accompaniments.