Doria Ice Glass Ceiling Light
Materials: Brass ceiling plate and parts. 15 crystal hand blown glass blocks. Bakelite sockets.
Height: 16 cm / 6.3”
Width: 60 cm / 23,26”
Electricity: 6 bulbs E27, 6 x 75 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used. But preferably a gold cupped light bulb as you see in this setup.
Period: 1970s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth, Germany.
Other versions: Made in several versions and sizes. On the left you see the smallest round version with 5 glass blocks and 1 light bulb.
Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG was founded after the second World War in Fürth, near Nürnberg, Germany in 1948.
The company no longer exists. Doria was declared bankrupt in 1986.
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Doria-Werkstätten Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG won several iF-Design Awards. You can find them over here: IF-Design Awards Doria Werk.
Designers that worked for Doria:
Wilhelm Braun Feldweg (1908-1998)
In 1965 he designed the table lamps Avus, Berlin-Serie, Modell 101.
Wikipedia Wilhelm Braun Feldweg
Wilhelm Braun Feldweg website: bf-Design
Wolfgang Tümpel (1903-1978)
Wikipedia Wolfgang Tümpel
Doria Ice Glass Ceiling Light – Small Version
Condition: In excellent condition.
Materials: Brass and 5 crystal mouth blown glass blocks, Bakelite sockets.
Height: 12 cm – 4.72”
Width: 20 cm – 7,87”
Electricity: 1 bulb E14 – 1 x 75 watt – 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Version with 5 light bulbs