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1950s stepped opaline pendants

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vintage original white opaline glass czech pedant globe light
Reference 16_2774

1950s stepped opaline pendants

Era: 1950s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

A substantial run of tiered globes salvaged from Slovakia. The opaline glass globes have an interesting stepped profile and are fitted with a powder coated steel gallery and stem. When illuminated the globes produce an even glow and distribution of light.

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group of vintage original white opaline glass czech pedant globes
white opaline glass stepped globe and bakelite gallery
two hang 1950s vintage pedant lighting
stepped glass globe 1950s vintage pendant lighting
Czechoslovakia (former) country map

Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Much of the lighting we salvage and restore from the former Eastern Bloc was produced in the manufacturing powerhouses of the former Czechoslovakia. Under Communist rule the same design was often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage. The country is also famed for its beautiful glassware, with both wall and ceiling opaline glass lights often being used in public and residential settings, such as housing blocks and schools.

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The final step of the restoration process of each light is reassembly. All of the components, both new and refurbished, are meticulously pieced together in our workshops. Each light is then photographed and added to our collection alongside information about its origins and history we’ve discovered through our research. What happens next is up to you.

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Product details

Each light is supplied with a new screw (E27) lamp holder, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional silver braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. (If you would prefer another colour cable, wire suspension or an E26 lamp holder for use in the USA, please just ask).

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240 mm
370 mm
1.9 kg
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White

IP20 for internal use only. All dimensions and weights are approximate.

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