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Oxidised Eastern bloc industrial pendant

Reference 14_2053

Oxidised Eastern bloc industrial pendant

Era: 1950s Origin: U.S.S.R (former)

Industrial pendant light salvaged from the former Eastern Bloc. Two part oxidised and sealed steel enclosure. Complete with original glass well, steel cage and manufactures marks.

U.S.S.R (former)

Origin: U.S.S.R (former)

Many of the products we salvage and restore from the former Eastern Bloc were produced in the former U.S.S.R. and are defined by a clean industrial aesthetic. As with other Communist countries, the same design was often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage. Lights from this region are often defined by their distinctive light green, two-tone colourways.

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Restoration

Our oxide products feature steel or iron enclosures that have been individually oxidised to create an interesting array of rich surface patinas. The enclosures are then sealed through a unique preservation technique to prevent further ageing.

Product details

Supplied with new screw (E27) lamp holders, 2mtrs of industrial black steel suspension chain, elephant grey braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. Can be converted to E26 lamp holders (for use in USA) if required. Please state at point of order.

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200 mm
260 mm
5.5 kg
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Oxide

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

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