Up on offer here is this very Rare 1920s French reclaimed vintage antique industrial three-part Holophane pendant lantern factory light; in Original heavy brass cage, ready to install! Very impressive piece of period lighting.. "Genuine Antique piece with lots of historic appeal".
Very impressive piece of reclaimed original French Holophane lighting weighing 5.5+ KG (over 12.0LB). Built in three pieces; the main upper Holophane hopper shade, the mid-base Holophane difuser rime, and the base holophane central dish. All holophane glass parts are officially factory embossed stamped. Bronze & ceramic screw fit bulb holder in perfect condition. Glass components are assembled within a very substantially build cast brass / bronze cage with a porthole lockable hatch fitted with large hinge on one quadrant, and a lockable slide latch on the opposite quadrant.
The main holophane upper shade sits into a heavy two-part cast brass / bronze gallery with 4 original double locking bolts. Gallery assembles into a two-arm heavy steel hanging fitment.Steel hanging fitment connects to a very decorative original stylized bronze chain leading up to a two-part ceiling plate. Completely re-wired in three-core silk braided twist cable, earthed, tested, and in perfect working order. Magnificent piece of period lighting, fresh to the market, likes of which are very unlikely to be offered again anytime soon.
For dimensions, please see images. The lantern is in beautiful reclaimed period condition; with a beautiful aging patina commensurate with age; small firing mark to central dish, couple of small chips to difuser's fitter edge, and a couple of small chips to a couple of prisms on main shade, all utterly inconsequential, obsecured when assembled, and mentioned purely for accuracy.
After all, this is a 100+year old piece of lighting. Even though the light is Fully UK wired and in perfect working order when tested, To comply with local legal & safety regulations, It is buyers responsibility to check with a qualified person whether or not any usability alteration will need to be made to wiring or fittings to suit buyers local use.
Please study all the images, which form an integral part of item description, and then if you have any questions, please dont hesitate to ask. Kindly note: modern steel fittings attached to original ceiling plate are simply photography props to aid with hanging display, and not part of the item on sale here. We Provide Risk Free Shopping Experience. Please be sure to Add me to your favourites.CHQ drawn on UK bank dispatch after clearance. The item "Original 1920s Reclaimed vintage HOLOPHANE Industrial pendant light lantern" is in sale since Thursday, July 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural Antiques\Chandeliers, Sconces & Lighting Fixtures". The seller is "mannyman0_1" and is located in Manchester. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahrain, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.