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1950s industrial green enamel shade pedant light by REVO
Reference 16_2679

Vintage industrial pendants by REVO

Era: 1950s Origin: UK

Simple green enameled pendant lights by REVO - the British lighting manufacturing powerhouse of the 1920s to 1960s. Salvaged from a 1950s electrical substation in the Northwest of the UK, these early vitreous enameled pendants still have their original embossed logo intact.

group of green enamel pendant lights with embossed logo by REVO
industrial green enamel pendant lights with lamp holder
embossed REVO logo on green enamel industrial pendant light
three industrial pendant lights by REVO with green enamel
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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original lighting catalogue by REVO with enamel shade

Restoration

Over the years, we’ve restored thousands of lights that would otherwise have been lost forever - 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. The extract shown is from our own internal manufacturer's catalogue archive.

black braided twisted cable for lighting with ceiling rose

Product details

Each light is supplied with a new bayonet (B22) lamp holder, 2mtrs of traditional twisted black braided cable and ceiling mounting plate.

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355 mm
200 mm
1 kg
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Green | White (internal)

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

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Manufacturer: REVO

REVO was founded in the early 20th century and became a household name in the 1930s, when electric street lighting was widely introduced throughout the UK. Based in Tipton, Staffordshire, REVO engineers were famed for their creativity, often developing styles of lighting individual to the towns for which they were designed. This means that whilst there are a wealth of classic REVO styles, from prismatics and enamels to machinist lights and bulkheads, there are also some incredible individual rarities to be found.

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