Space exploration is indeed one of the most significant scientific breakthroughs of mankind. Of course, this wouldn’t be possible without the development of rockets and other technological advancements. So, what better way to honor this milestone than with your own retro rocket ship lamp at home? Whether you’re a space scientist, an astronomy student, a space geek, or even a steampunk fan, this lamp definitely deserves a spot on your desk!
Sold by Lathrop Custom Designs, this handmade lamp comes in the form of a spaceship that’s ready for takeoff! It primarily consists of an Edison coil bulb enclosed in a glass body with a metal frame. It also features four galvanized pipes at the bottom with corresponding flickering flame lights that serve as the rocket’s thrusters. Another great touch is its red-lighted on and off switch.
This retro rocket ship lamp is perfect for space scientists, astronomy students, space geeks, and even steampunk fans!
The entire piece is connected to a wooden base by another galvanized pipe for support and stability. Overall, the lamp measures 15 inches tall and 8.5 inches wide, making it a charming piece for your bedside table or office desk. And with its antique brass finish, it’s sure to give any space a nice steampunk vibe in an instant.
While you’re at it, check out this solar system desk accessory as well as this levitating moon lamp to complete your space-themed workspace or room! At the same time, feel free to visit Lathrop Custom Designs’ Etsy shop for more out-of-this-world light fixtures.
One happy buyer wrote:
“The lamp exceeded my expectations when I saw it in person and turned it on in my office! It is a perfect size, and the quality is fantastic – feels as sturdy as it looks. The flickering rocket lights are such a nice touch. Can’t stop looking at it, it’s perfect.”
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