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vintage Russian bakelite and dappled glass hanging pendant light
Reference 16_2606

Retro Russian pendant lights

Era: 1950s

A superb run of salvaged pendants from a Russian industrial facility. Attractive 1950s styling with the original dappled glass enclosures, with slight tappering, and bakelite galleries with manufacturers detailing.

a group of vintage Russian bakelite and glass pendants
pair of hanging Russian pendant lights with dappled glass
dappled glass shade on Russian 1950s pendant lights

Restoration

Over the years, we’ve restored thousands of lights that would otherwise have become scrap - examining, refurbishing and updating one part at a time. But we don’t only piece together the light’s components. We take the time to investigate its history, studying old catalogues for clues and assembling the whole story.

twisted braided black cable and suspension chain

Product details

Supplied with new screw (E27) lamp holder, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional black braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. 

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110 mm
290 mm
1.58 kg
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Clear | Black

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

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