Vintage Info – All About Vintage Lighting

Doria Metal Pendant Lamp

Materials: White and orange painted metal (iron). White painted Bakelite socket.

Cord Length: 60 cm / 23.62’’

Height: 16 cm / 6.29”

Width: ∅ 36 cm / 14.17”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 100 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth, Germany.

Other versions: Made in many forms, colours and sizes, also as flush mount and wall lamp. Some models were produced with an opaque glass diffuser, as you can see below.

Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG

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.

Links (external links open in a new window)

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:

Wilhelm Braun Feldweg (1908-1998)
In 1965 he designed the table lamps Avus, Berlin-Serie, Modell 101.
Wikipedia Wilhelm Braun Feldweg
Wilhelm Braun Feldweg website: bf-Design
Wolfgang Tümpel (1903-1978)
Wikipedia Wolfgang Tümpel

Other Doria lamps on Vintageinfo

Doria Metal Pendant Light

Doria Metal Pendant Light - Doria Label

Two other models of this metal pendant lamp, a black & white one and a model with opaque glass and olive green coloured metal.

Doria Metal Pendant Light - Black & White

Doria Metal Pendant Light - Olive Green and Opaque Glass