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1970s Art Deco Style Wall Lamps

Materials: Square brown Bakelite base. Translucent smoked acrylic lid. Chromed metal decoration. Frosted glass globe, round striped. Rubber ring (IP54). Bakelite socket.

Height: 20 cm / 7.87”

Width: 15 x 15 cm / 5.90” x 5.90”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 75 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used. Not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1970s, 1980s – Art Deco Revival.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

The label is present on all 3 lamps, unfortunately it is not readable anymore. Just a question of time to figure it out…

In this configuration they are used in a bathroom. They are IP54; dust proof and splash proof, ideal for a humid environment. These lamps originate from a bathroom built in the late 1970s where they were used as wall lamps. But they might as well serve as a flush mount.

Acrylic: often named by its commercial name: Perspex, PlexiglasCryluxAcryliteLucite, is a thermoplastic.

1970s Art Deco Style Wall Lamps Square Bakelite base frosted glass globe smoked acrylic chrome MCM