Reference 14_1915

Historic lighting by Maxlume

Era: 1930s Origin: UK

Great run of characterful factory lights manufactured in Britain by Veritys Maxlume. Vitreous enamelled shade with original company label 'British Made Veritys (Maxlume) Ltd' .

PRODUCT SOLD

View avalible ceiling lights

Equire about this product

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.

View all lights from UK

Restoration

The final step of the restoration process of each light is reassembly. All of the components, both new and refurbished, are meticulously pieced together in our workshops. Each light is then photographed and added to our collection alongside information about its origins and history we’ve discovered through our research. What happens next is up to you.

Product details

Supplied with new bronzed cord-grip bayonet (B22) lamp holders, 2mtrs of traditional black braided cable and ceiling suspension plate.

Diameter: 150 mm
Length: n/a mm
Height: 170 mm
Width: n/a mm
Weight: 0.9 kg
Colour: Green (White Internal)
Asset 1

View PDFs

Supplied tested to BS EN60598. Converted for use in the US and worldwide. IP20 for internal use only.

The Beech House, St Albans

Freshness and quality are fundamental to the food at The Beech House. Whether enjoying a lazy breakfast, relaxed lunch or formal dinner, the menus inspire a wealth of tastes.

Read more ..

Download Product Info

Historic lighting by Maxlume

With skinflint branding

Download

Without skinflint branding

Download

Manufacturer: Maxlume

Maxlume were established during the early 1920s in Birmingham and manufactured a substantial range of fixtures of both an industrial and decorative style. The earliest catalogue we hold within our own internal manufacturer's archive is the 11th edition which is dated 1929 - during that year the company had actually doubled its manufacturing space and storage accommodation to cope with an ever increasing demand for its products. By the mid 1950s the company had been taken over by Verity’s, although the lights were still manufactured under the registered Maxlume mark.

View all Maxlume Lights

Download Product Info

Historic lighting by Maxlume

With skinflint branding

Download

Without skinflint branding

Download

Lights for life

As well as offering a lifetime guarantee that includes repairs, our Full Circle buy-back scheme gives you the opportunity to trade-in your skinflint lights. It keeps vintage lights in use forever - helping you and our planet.

Trade in, get credit

Shipping

Our UK and international shipping and our no quibble return options explained.

Read more

Returns

All you need to know about our no quibble returns policy.

Read more

Applications

Where our lights can be used internally and externally, including bathrooms and IP ratings.

Read more

Light Bulbs

Why we recommend using energy-saving LED light bulbs in all of our vintage lights.

Read more

More from 1930s

Art Deco picture wall lights by NAPAKO

PRODUCT SOLD

1930s Philips Phililite pendants

PRODUCT SOLD

XL 1930s Czechoslovakian opaline globes

PRODUCT SOLD

More from UK

1930s Philips Phililite pendants

PRODUCT SOLD

Soltan 1950s desk lamp

PRODUCT SOLD

XL British factory pendants

PRODUCT SOLD

More from Maxlume

Vintage British swan neck wall light

PRODUCT SOLD

Industrial 1940s pendants by Maxlume

PRODUCT SOLD

Oxidised pendant lights by Maxlume

PRODUCT SOLD

A quick word from our customers

Ceiling plates

Beautiful little ceiling plate. Elegant. Functional. Well made. Simple to install. Top quality. Excellent condition. Excellent 

- Jonny | East Sussex | UK

Lampada biblioteca Versailles

Lampada stupenda!!! Servizio impeccabile e velocissimo, davvero tutti i miei complimenti, siete bravissimi!

- Isabella | Milano | Italy

Example title

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

- Eleanor | Worcester | UK

"Genius Full Circle initative"

Love the lights, love your ethos. Absolutely what more companies need to be doing. I have my Retro Czech Ceiling Lights (V2) in my dining room and the spray of light they give off is gorgeous and unusual.

- Jenny | Lincolnshire | UK