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Decorative Czech opal pendant lighting

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Decorative Czech opal pendant lighting

Era: 1950s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Period 1950s Czech glass pendant lights, with an open-bottomed and interesting concave shade profile. The matt opal glass provides an even diffusion of light when the products are illuminated.

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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 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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Restoration

In the mid 20th century, lights were designed with care and made to last. We respect and preserve the heritage of each piece. Every light we reclaim has two tales to tell - its original use, and how it came to be salvaged.

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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 or wire suspension, please just ask).

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190 mm
440 mm
2.3 kg
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White

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

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