1950s Uplighter Pendant Lamp
Materials: Brass, black painted aluminium. Bakelite sockets.
Rod Length: 80 cm / 31.49”
Height: 40 cm / 15.74”
Width: ∅ 44 cm / 17.32”
Electricity: 5 bulbs E27, 5 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1950s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: To be appraised.
Other versions: Probably made in different colours.
Lamps in this style were for the first time designed before World War II. For instance Gino Sarfatti designed 6 uplighters between 1938 and 1952.
Many of these type of chandeliers were produced in Italy, France and Germany in the 1950s.
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Many thanks to Frank from Flowermountain.be for the pictures and the enthusiasm.