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1950s glass and brown bakelite vintage pendants
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Vintage glass and Bakelite pendants

Era: 1950s Origin: UK

Stunning run of vintage glass and Bakelite pendants by British manufacturer 'Loblite'. Original tapered clear glass enclosure with attractive 1950s styling to the domed Bakelite gallery.

 

detail view of top 1950s glass and brown bakelite vintage pendant
group of 1950s glass and brown bakelite vintage pendants
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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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.

old gold decorative twisted fabric braided power cable, decorative chain and ceiling rose

Product details

Supplied with new bayonet (B22) lamp holders, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional old gold braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. As with all our products, should you require a different colour cable just let us know.

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110 mm
230 mm
1.4 kg
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Bakelite | Clear

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

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A quick word from our customers

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Great lighting website with some awesome fittings - very helpful in answering queries and assisting in how to dismantle / assemble for fitting. 

- Simon | Edinburgh | UK

Just what I had been looking for

I was very happy with the products I received. They arrived quickly and were packed brilliantly and professionally. There was no way they were going to be damaged in transit.

- Shakilah | Buckinghamshire | UK

It’s been a pleasure working with you!

I’ve had a difficult time communicating with multiple European-based companies for different projects. skinflint were wonderful and extremely punctual, even with the time difference!

- Monique | USA | Commercial client

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