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salvaged german factory light black enamel shade
Reference 14_2114

German factory lights. Circa 1930 (V1)

Era: 1930s Origin: Germany

Salvaged German factory lights in the Bauhaus style. Enamelled spun steel reflector with lacquered steel gallery with twin cable entry. Interesting surface patinas and slight localised wear adds character and emphasises the age of the products.

steel gallery with manufactures plaque from german factory
internal view of salvaged black enamel german factory light
Germany

Origin: Germany

German designs are famed for their clean lined and well engineered approach. The Bauhaus School played a major role in combining design with engineering during the late 1920s and early 1930s. A number of lights we salvage were influenced by Bauhaus School design. From the mid to late 20th century, Communist East Germany produced a wide variety of lights for both industrial, commercial and residential applications, often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage.

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Every one of our lights goes through a variety of processes to bring it from the worn and often dilapidated state it arrives in, to a stage where it is ready for your home. From stripping down and rewiring, to applying a finish and sealing the light preventing further degradation to the surface.

 

 
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Product details

Each light is supplied with a new bayonet (B22) lamp holder, 2mtrs of suspension chain, elephant grey braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. (If you would prefer another colour cable or wire suspension, please just ask).

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380 mm
610 mm
3.2 kg
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Black | White (internal)

Supplied tested to BS EN60598. IP20 for internal use only. All dimensions and weights are approximate.

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