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Reference 13_1742

Salvaged entrance signage light

Era: 1960s Origin: UK

Imposing entrance signage salvaged from a long established Yorkshire retailer. Original factory finish to steel enclosure with thermoplastic signage screen. The product has been converted to allow either wall mounting or suspension. 

UK

Origin: UK

Lighting design in the UK benefitted from a free market. Different companies were working at the same time, designing and producing similar products for the same market. Often with only slight differences in their style, they constantly upgraded and improved their original designs. The products we salvage come from the old industrial heartland of England. This area of the UK was once the boiler room of the British economy - from the potteries of Stoke, through the engineering works of Birmingham, to the wool, textile and cotton mills of Oldham and Manchester.

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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.

Product details

Rewired, tested and supplied with new linear T5 21W energy saving fluorescent (20,000 hour average life) 2mtrs of suspension chains, traditional old gold braided cable and ceiling mounting plates.

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310 mm
16 kg
1240 mm
280 mm
Bakelite Brown

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

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