The metal socket has rust and scratches. When plugged in, it does work. The items are described as accurately as possible based upon information that I have available. The item "Art Deco Frosted Glass Table Lamp of Nude Woman Lady Figure for Boudior Vanity" is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps".The seller is "gbert50" and is located in Oceanside, California. This item can be shipped to United States.