Doria Ice Glass Chandelier
Materials: Brass, 8 crystal glass “ice block” cups. Metal sockets.
Rod Length: 53 cm / 20.86”
Height: 12 cm / 4.72”
Width: ∅ 80 cm / 31.49”
Glass Cups: 20 x 8 cm / 7.87 x 3.14”
Electricity: 8 bulbs E27, 8 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1960s, 1970s.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth, Germany.
Other versions: Made in smaller sizes (3 and 5 lamps) and as a wall lamp. Also produced in chromed metal. This chandelier weighs 16 kilograms / 35.27 lb.
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.
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Doria-Werkstätten Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG won several 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
Many Thanks to Ger for the beautiful pictures and enthusiasm.