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XXL salvaged surgical pendant light

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Reference 17_2797

XXL salvaged surgical pendant light

Era: 1950s Origin: France

A real one-off statement piece - a large 1950s overhead surgical light salvaged from a French hospital. The light has undergone a time-consuming refurbishment and reconstruction whilst retaining its original features.

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Origin: France

Vintage French lighting is often defined by the industrial lights of Jielde and Mapelec, but lighting companies throughout France have historically designed and manufactured lights for all applications. This variety is reflected in the styles of lights we salvage and restore - from the decorative Art Nouveau and Art Deco to the classic harder edged, clean-lined industrial aesthetic.

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Restoration

The main light housing of steel construction has been soda blasted to remove the degraded medical paint and then powder coated. All the original lenses and reflectors have been meticulously restored and retained. The bracket allows the light to be angled providing focus where needed.

Product details

The light is supplied test and rewired with 9no. new screw (E27) lamp holders, 2mtrs of suspension chain, elephant grey 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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990 mm
1230 (max) mm
32.2 kg
n/a mm
1100 mm
Grey | Gun Metal Grey | Silver

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

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Superb light

An absolutely beautiful light. Arrived promptly and immaculately packaged. Very efficient service, I am extremely pleased with my purchase. Many thanks.

- Jo | Essex | UK

Fantastic, so pleased

I have never received a more beautifully packaged item, the light itself is wonderful and we are very pleased. 

- Eleanor | Worcester | UK

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Great light. It looks very smart. I was initially worried that it might be slightly big for the room (we don't have high ceilings) but it looks great and I am really pleased with it.

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