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converted headlamp pendant with glass lens
Reference 12_1481

Vintage head lamp (MK4)

Era: 1920s

Stunning head lamp pendant with original convex glass lens converted to a suspended feature luminaire. The interesting and varied surface patinas add individual character and have been 'frozen' in time via the application of clear lacquer.

glass lens detail view of vintage headlamp pendant
detail view of converted headlamp pendant
material detail of converted headlamp pendant

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.

Product details

Supplied with new screw (E27) lamp holders, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional old gold braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. Can be converted to accept screw E26 lamp holders (for use in USA) if required.

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260 mm
240 mm
2.5 kg
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Brass | Brown

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

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