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XXL1950s Czech Opaline Globes
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XXL Czech Opaline Globes

Era: 1950s Origin: Czechoslovakia (former)

Imposing large 1950s opaline glass globes salvaged from former Czechoslovakia. When illuminated the globes produce a diffused even glow and distribution of light. A timeless and classic design in the Eastern Bloc.

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A pair of XXL 1950s Czech Opaline Globes
Detail shot of  a XXL 1950s Czech Opaline Globes
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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

Wherever possible we retain the original finish of a light in respect to its authentic history and heritage. However, sometimes leaving a surface as we find it just isn’t possible. However, sometimes leaving a surface as we find it just isn’t possible. Here, the original aluminium galleries have been refurbished and powder coated in our workshops.

Product details

Each light is supplied with a new screw (E27) lamp holder, 2mtrs of suspension chain, traditional silver braided cable and ceiling mounting plate. (If you would prefer another colour cable or an E26 lamp holder for use in the USA, please just ask).

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400 mm
530 mm
3.7 kg
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White

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

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