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Vintage Czech opaline lights Circa 1950 (L)

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Vintage Czech opaline lights Circa 1950 (L)

Era: 1950s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Elegant opaline pendant lights salvaged from administration areas of factories within the former Czechoslovakia.

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Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Much of the lighting we salvage and restore from the former Eastern Bloc was produced in the manufacturing powerhouses of the former Czechoslovakia. Under Communist rule the same design was often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage. The country is also famed for its beautiful glassware, with both wall and ceiling opaline glass lights often being used in public and residential settings, such as housing blocks and schools.

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Restoration

These stunning lights consist of large opaline glass enclosures with original Bakelite covers and short stem hook stanchions. They would make fantastic feature lights within circulation, living or kitchen areas.

Product details

Supplied with new bayonet (B22) lamp holders, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional old gold braided cable and ceiling mounting plate.

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300 mm
400 mm
2.3 kg
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Brown

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

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