Large Industrial Wall Lights By Thorlux Circa 1950sOtto's Antiques
Large Industrial Wall Lights By Thorlux Circa 1950s
Product code #OA1724
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- Vitreous green enamel
- Twist off shades
- Takes E27 fitting bulbs
- Wires directly into the wall
- Produced by Thorlux
- Dimensions - Shade 46cm x 46cm x 27cm high ~ Reach from wall to end of shade is approx 93cm ~Tallest point of bracket to bottom of shade is 47cm
Thorlux was founded by Frederick William Thorpe in 1936 in Small Heath, Birmingham. The company produced vitreous enamelled shades for lighting factories, workshops, mills and farm buildings during the progressive industrialisation of the 1930s through to the 1950s. During the 1940s the Thorlux factory then in Redditch, Worcestershire spun the nose cones for Spitfire aircraft to assist with the war effort during WW2.
Fully rewired with modern electrical components, some age marks and light chips to the enamel
As with all of our products this product is an original piece and has lived a life before it arrived at Otto's HQ. It has been sympathetically restored by the Otto's team to ensure it has a life for many more years to come. All of our products will show signs of patina and cosmetic wear, this we believe is what gives our products their unique charm. If you have any further questions regarding the condition of this product or any others please don't hesitate to contact us and we'll be happy to answer any questions you may have.