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Herda Art Deco Pendant Light

Materials: Opal glass, copper, Bakelite socket.

Rod: 60 – 100 cm / 23.62 – 39.37”, adjustable

Height: 23 cm / 8.66”

Width: 33 cm / 12.99”

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: 1980s – Art deco revival.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Herda Verlichting BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Herda Verlichting BV (Herda Lighting company) was a owned by the Dutch “brothers Daniels” family and was located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Founded in 1946 and declared bankrupt on June 24, 1997.

Herda had some top designers employed, including Willem van Oyen Sr. who is famous for his lamps he designed for the Raak Amsterdam company, also from The Netherlands.


Links (external links open in a new window)

Herda lights on Vintageinfo

Art Deco on Wikipedia

Herda Verlichting B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Tel: 94 40 11 - 7 lines.

Many thanks to Marjan from Vintage Drachten for the beautiful pictures and the enthusiasm.