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1950s Shop Window Lighting

Materials: Black painted triangular elongated iron base. 4 aluminium conical lampshades. 3 black painted lampshades and 1 white. Brass E27 sockets with a porcelain ring.

Height: 59 cm / 23.22”

Width: 35 cm / 13.77”

Base: 11,3 x 11,3 cm / 4.44 x 4.44”

Electricity: 4 bulbs E27, 4 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of lamp with an E27 socket can be used. Not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1950s, 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

This 1950s shop window lighting can be used as a floor lamp or as a table lamp. This lamp can also be used as a wall lamp, recesses in the metal are provided at the rear.

When these lamps were acquired a few years ago, the seller told me that they were handmade for a furniture and lighting design shop in Brussels in the 1950s. It was unknown who made these lamps, unfortunately, but in all probability it was a Belgian company or workshop.

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