Crystal Glass Rods Lantern Pendant Lamp
Materials: Round lampshade made of gold-plated brass rods, chain, canopy & parts. Many crystal glass rods. Bakelite E27 socket.
Chain Length: 25 cm / 23.62’’
Height: 55 cm / 17.72”
Width: ∅ 30 cm / 25.2”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E27 screw base can be used. Not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1970s, 1980s – Hollywood Regency.
Designer: To be determined.
Manufacturer: Honsel Leuchten, Fischer & Honsel GmbH, Graf-Gottfried-Straße 111, D-59755 Arnsberg, Germany.
Other versions: This crystal glass rods lantern pendant lamp exists as a wall lamp or sconce. It was produced in several varieties.
Honsel Leuchten was founded in 1833 as Gebrüder Wolff, today Fischer & Honsel GmbH. Fischer & Honsel GmbH bought Gebruder Wolff in 1959. This makes Honsel the oldest lighting company in the lighting city Neheim-Hüsten.
Honsel develops, produces and distributes decorative lighting until today. Honsel has an operational site of 32,000 m² (7.9 acres). The company employs about 100 people. The company merged with Fischer Leuchten from Sundern to form Fischer & Honsel GmbH.
Neheim-Hüsten (Arnsberg) is the light capital of Germany. Arnsberg is located in the north-east of the Sauerland in the Ruhr river valley.
Light companies that are/were active in the city are: Hillebrand-Leuchten, Cosack Leuchten (Gebruder Cosack), Kaiser Leuchten (Kaiser Idell). Albert & Bause GmbH, Bankamp Leuchten. Baum Leuchten, Cöppicus-Schulte & Bongard, Dame & Co., Escolux. Hermann Lamberty, Gebrüder Leclaire & Schäfer. Martin Müller & Co. GmbH, Heinz Neuhaus. Schröder & Co., Trilux Lenze GmbH and several others.
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Gold-plated crystal rods chandelier
1980s Memphis style floor lamp
Sheaf of wheat toleware chandelier
Many thanks to Frank from Flowermountain.be for the pictures and the enthusiasm.