Ceiling for a good fit. My ceilings are 8 1/2 and I had to prop the lamp on a box for photos and it was still kind of loose. The globes have some dark marks on them and some separation on the white paint on the inside.The metal poles show normal age wear with a few scuffs and scratches. The item "Vintage Tension Pole Lamp Mid Century Hollywood Regency Floor Light" is in sale since Tuesday, September 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Lamps, Lighting\Lamps\ Electric\Floor Lamps". The seller is "iprefervintage" and is located in Toledo, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.