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1970s Czech hotel chandelier

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1970s Czech hotel chandelier
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1970s Czech hotel chandelier

Era: 1970s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Salvaged from a hotel foyer in Prague, former Czechoslovakia, these opulent 1970s chandeliers are part of a rich Bohemian glassmaking history. Striking by design, six glass globes feature a moulded diamond pattern that produces a bright dispersed light when illuminated. Polished brass arms are decorative in style, with four smaller glass globes adorning the central rod. Perfect for adding drama to bars and restaurants.

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1970s Czech hotel chandelier
1970s Czech hotel chandelier
1970s Czech hotel chandelier
1970s Czech hotel chandelier
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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

The restoration process our lighting goes through can take many months. To begin, we gently disassemble each light fitting, letting us 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. Typically, this might mean: Soda-blasting – an environmentally friendly way to remove old paint; Polishing – to restore and revitalise the surface of the light; Lacquering – a sealing process that protects the light’s surface from further deterioration; Rewiring – so the light works perfectly, every time.

1970s Czech hotel chandelier

Product details

Each light is supplied tested and rewired with 6.no new screw (E27) lamp holders.

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750 mm
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10.5 kg
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Clear | Brass

Non-standard delivery. Supplied wired and tested to BS EN60598. Converted for use in the US and worldwide. IP20 for internal use only.

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