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Doria Snowball Ceiling Light

Doria Snowball Ceiling Light

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FMCL00004

Doria Snowball Ceiling Light

 

Condition: In excellent condition.

Materials: White painted brass and 27 swirled crystal glass ball elements.

Height: 38 cm – 14.96”

Width: 38 cm – 14.96”

Electricity: 7 bulbs E14 – 8 x 60 watt max – 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E14 socket can be used, but a clear twisted one is preferred.

Period: 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth, Germany.

Other versions: Made in many forms and sizes; as a ceiling light, a wall lamp, a sputnik chandelier, even a table lamp. This model also exists in a smaller version and in brass.

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

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