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vintage porcelain and glass ceiling light
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Vintage porcelain and glass lights

Era: 1960s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Vintage glass and porcelain lights salvaged from the Czech Republic. Similar in style to those designed by Wilhelm Wagenfeld in the 1960s. Can be utilised in either a horizontal or vertical orientation making them suitable for both wall and ceiling applications.

 

cluster of vintage porcelain and opaline glass wall lights
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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

Over the years, we’ve restored thousands of lights that would otherwise have become scrap - 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.

line of vintage porcelain and opaline glass wall lights

Product details

Supplied with screw (E27) lampholders.

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190 mm
180 mm
1.1 kg
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White | Creme

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

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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

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We have often purchased from skinflint and the fittings are exactly as depicted, delivered on time & with excellent customer service.

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Lighting is critical to any room and when it came to putting the finishing touches to our vintage kitchen, we came to skinflint - and we found exactly what we wanted.

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