RARE BRITISH 1950'S VINTAGE FLOOR LAMP. This iconic example of British design was made The Strand Lighting Company in their Covent Garden works in Londons West End. This Strand 23 profile spotlight - also known as the'Baby Spot' was the one of the work horses of the theatre industry from the 1950's to the 1980's.Regrettably most have now been lost or destroyed and the survivors represent rare examples of an original British Industrial Design classic. The light has been superbly engineered and features a ventilated die-cast body, 360 degree rotation, Internal reflectors and Iconic design.
The spot light has been professionally polished to a bright mirror finish by a specialist British company. We take pride in the finished result as the light represents a unique and rare piece of design history. Length 27cms, Width 26cms, Height 29cms. The Light gives a wide beam spread for feature / architectural lighting and showing specific objects such as a work of art. The Light is presented on a height adjustable stand with a Metal Circular Base.Ideal if your looking for a stand that takes up a small amount of floor space. The height range with the Lamp is adjustable from 95cm to 155cm and is ideal for all floor types. The light has been professionally re-wired with 3 core quality silk braded vintage style lighting flex and fitted with a high quality CE approved inline foot dimmer switch.
The dimmer switch allows for the light to change the brightness from a warm glow to bright spot light with the sliding control. The dimmer also features a night location neon indicator. The light has been converted for domestic use and takes regular household light bulbs up to 100 watts, we also had a deluxe vintage style Bakelite plug fitted (BS1363/A). This light has been fully pat tested by a certified tester for electrical safety and meets with the current British safety requirements. The light is a rare and original British Industrial design classic, passionately restored and looking for a new home.The light looks great in modern or period homes or for the finishing touch in an executive office. This is an iconic statement piece that will appreciate in value over time. 3.5 Meter Black Vintage Silk Braded 3 Core Cable (Insulated). CE Approved High Quality Dimmer Foot Switch. Standard Filament Bulb (100 Watts). We believe that businesses are responsible for achieving good environmental practice and operating in a sustainable manner. We are committed to reducing our environmental impact and continually improving our environmental performance. We only use suppliers who do the same, as we have duty of care towards future generations. The new packaging we use for sending your light is sourced with environmentally based ethics and will be eco-friendly and recyclable. The item "VINTAGE BRITISH THEATRE FILM SPOT LIGHT ANTIQUE STUDIO INDUSTRIAL FLOOR LAMP 50S" is in sale since Thursday, October 26, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Lamps\20th Century". The seller is "antcollworld" and is located in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey. This item can be shipped worldwide.