Doria Glass Tubes Flush Mount
Materials: Brass, white painted metal. Hand blown swirled glass tube elements. Metal sockets.
Height: 20 cm / 27.55”
Width: ∅ 60 cm / 16.53”
Glass Tubes: ∅ 4 x 13 cm / 1.57 x 5.11”
Electricity: 6 bulbs E27, 6 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used.
Period: 1960s, 1970s – 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, also made as a chandelier and wall lamp. These type of lights were produced from the sixties until the 1980s. Slight variations in the glass. Versions were made with gold flakes inside and some other variations.
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.
A chandelier won the iF-Design Award in 1968, discipline: product.
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Doria-Werkstätten Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG won several other iF-Design Awards. You can find them over here: IF-Design Awards Doria Werk.
Designers that worked for Doria:
Wolfgang Tümpel (1903-1978)
Wikipedia Wolfgang Tümpel.
Other Doria lamps on Vintageinfo click here.
Other Doria lamps with the same glass tubes: