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Vintage 1960s dentist's floor light

Era: 1960s Origin: UK

Salvaged dentist's operating floor lamp from a surgery in Scunthorpe, UK.Polished aluminium lamp enclosure (with original glass lenses) bracket arm and upper stand stem. A brushed and lacquered steel lower stem houses the integral toggle switch and original manufactures plaque.

 

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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Restoration

The bracket can be rotated on the upper stem and height adjusted, with lateral articulation of the lamp enclosure at the bracket joint. Mounted on lacquered cast steel four legged base with original castors.

Product details

Supplied tested and rewired with twisted black braided cable and new screw (E27) lamp holder.

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n/a mm
1940 (max) mm
25 kg
410 (enclosure) mm
700 (base) mm
Silver | Gun metal grey

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

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