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1970s cut glass Czech chandelier (V1)

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1970s cut glass Czech chandelier (V1)

Era: 1970s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Making a real feature piece within any lighting scheme, this 1970's retro cut glass chandelier was salvaged from former Czechoslovakia. The three moulded glass enclosures have been designed to enhance the direction of light when illuminated. The original paint finish on the main housings and ceiling rose has also been retained.

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Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Much of the lighting we salvage and restore from the former Eastern Bloc was produced in the manufacturing powerhouses of 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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Restoration

This cut glass Czech chandelier has been meticulously restored by our experts ready for modern day use. The restoration process our lighting goes through can take many months, first gently disassembling each light fitting allowing us to spot any flaws and plan how best to bring it up to modern electrical standards. Then, our team of experts patiently restore each component by hand.

Product details

The light is supplied tested and rewired with 3no. new screw (E27) lamp holders, a ceiling mounting plate and original rose.

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240 (glass) mm
690 mm
6.4 kg
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510 mm
Clear | Black | Silver

Non-standard delivery. Supplied wired and tested to BS EN60598. IP20 for internal use only. All dimensions and weights are approximate.

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Beautiful lights, very pleased with the quality. Excellent service overall from skinflint. 

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I've been admiring your lights for a while and the great work you guys do bringing them back to life... My Eastern Bloc LED light is now up and it's beautiful. Thanks for restoring such beautiful lights. 

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