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1930s German table light

Era: 1930s Origin: Germany

An early original 1930s German table light. Clamped to a table, the light can be fully rotated at the base, ideal for task lighting.

Part of our Last on the Shelf sale.

Was £475 (Ex VAT)

Germany

Origin: Germany

German designs are famed for their clean lined and well engineered approach. The Bauhaus School played a major role in combining design with engineering during the late 1920s and early 1930s. A number of lights we salvage were influenced by Bauhaus School design. From the mid to late 20th century, Communist East Germany produced a wide variety of lights for both industrial, commercial and residential applications, often manufactured in three scaled versions to cater for varying bulb wattage.

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Restoration

At skinflint all original electrical elements are removed and replaced with brand new, certified components (EN60598 if your electrician asks). This 1930s German table light has been rewired, tested and certified in line with electrical safety standards BS EN 60598 and is now a light you can rely on every day, for decades to come.

1930s German table light

Product details

The light is supplied rewired and tested with a new screw (E27) lamp holder, 2 meters of traditional twisted black braided cable, inline switch and plug.

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165 (shade) mm
910 (max) mm
2.1 kg
560 (projection) mm
65 (base) mm
Black

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

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