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Hungarian industrial factory lights (MK2BG)

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original industrial Hungarian factory pendant light
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Hungarian industrial factory lights (MK2BG)

Era: 1940s Origin: Hungary

Salvaged factory lights from Hungarian industrial sites. Simple vitreous enamelled shades, with manufacturer's markings emphasising their heritage, and a brushed and lacquered steel enclosure.

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group of steel industrial blue hungarian factory shades
industrial blue hungarian factory shades
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industrial blue hungarian factory shade manufacturer logo
Hungary

Origin: Hungary

We salvage high volumes of industrial and decorative lighting from this landlocked former Eastern Bloc country. Hungarian industrial enamel shades are often available in blue or white, whereas the decorative glassware has more of a clean line and timeless design. In the mid to late 20th century, the Communist east 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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Restoration

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 project. The first and most important stage is fully dismantling each and every light - we do this even if we have hundreds of identical lights. We then undertake an in-depth review of its construction and following that, map its journey through restoration.

Product details

Each light is supplied with a new screw (E27) lamp holder, 2mtrs of suspension chain, elephant grey 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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360 mm
280 mm
3.2 kg
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Blue grey

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

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Finishing touches

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