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It took me 7 years to find this large, rare, early model, Fantasia fiber optic lamp!
I bought it on Ebay last week on a late night BIN auction.
My Fantasia collection is finally complete now, unless I ever find some other rare/cool Fantasia model available that I have never seen before.

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Comment by MileHigh on October 7, 2015 at 11:42am
Comment by Modulo '70 on October 7, 2015 at 2:17am
Anyone know the best place to get hold of a small (poss.15 watt) bayonet bulb for a Firefly?
Comment by MileHigh on October 7, 2015 at 12:26am

Never heard of a Serena before.

http://oozinggoo.ning.com/page/fantasia-serena

Comment by Jonas Clark-Elliott on October 6, 2015 at 6:06am

Any idea what a Fantasia Serena is? Saw one on eBay a while back, label said Serena model, but was the same size as Sunburst. Chrome.

Killer collection! THREE Cosmos? Multiple Lunars, too!

Comment by Christian on October 5, 2015 at 1:46am
Hi MileHigh, thank you so much!
Comment by MileHigh on October 4, 2015 at 3:35pm

Hey Christian,

You will want to use an ENL 50 watt 12 volt bulb for any of the large Fantasia lamps like the Sunburst, Regency, Solar1, or Cosmos.

https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-IKEA-4-Pack-50W-Watt-12V-GU5-3-Bulb-36-...

Comment by Christian on October 4, 2015 at 2:24pm
Hi MileHigh, could you say me what is the correct bulb for a sunburst 4000, or have you an ebay link of the type?
Many thanks, Christian
Comment by MileHigh on October 4, 2015 at 12:11pm

Galaxy - Love Bug - Cuda Harmony ( Red ) - Aluminum Italian saucer - New Star ( Metal body ) - New Star - ( Fake wood cardboard body wrapped in Mylar ) 

Sunburst - Solar1 - Sunburst - Regency - Firefly Sculpture? - Sunburst

2 Foreign made UFO style lamps

Comment by MileHigh on October 4, 2015 at 12:06pm

OK Jonas, I may have gotten a little carried away when I said my Fantasia collection was complete -  lol

I am just very happy to have finally added a Regency to it!

"Rare models include the Love Light & Star Light (a little chrome cylinder with a glowing colored sideband-- has no motor inside-- I think Star Light is green, Love Light is pink), the Sprite (a cylinder on a black pedestal, in silver, brass, copper, burnt red or burnt green-- also has no motor), Ballerina (I think this may be a Sprite with a motor but no color wheel)"

No, I have seen some of these available for sale before but I am not really interested in any fiber optic lamps that neither rotate or change color.

"the Moderne (chrome Sprite with two-part cylinder, motor and wheel)"

Yes, we recently learned the name of that one.

the brass Love Bug (with textured sideband)

Yes, I thought it might be a Cuda until you told me.

some of the early models such as the Champagne (black bowl on trumpet-shaped pedestal), Celestial (same, but with white pedestal and black bowl, top is full sphere due to smoked plastic dome with knob on top), early pink-body Love Story (claimed to have pink fibers), and Olympic (a 66" tall floor-standing torchiere-type unit with flared black upper bowl).

No, I have only seen pictures of some of these lamps and never any of them available for sale.

If I do I would welcome the opportunity to add them to my collection.

Here are a couple quick pictures of the 33 fiber optic lamps I do have currently - 

Cuda Galaxy - Omni - Comet ( wrapped in Mylar ) - Cuda Harmony ( silver ) - Tempo - Saturn - Alpha ( Gold ) - Love Bug ( Gold )

Cosmos - Cuda Saturn - Trophy - Moderne - Ecstacy - Love Story - Firefly - Centurion - Solar1

Comment by Modulo '70 on October 4, 2015 at 7:58am
Nice! I picked up a nice little Firefly here on holiday in Ontario the other day! Just $40ca

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