Pendant Light By Carl Zeiss Jena Circa 1950sOtto's Antiques
Pendant Light By Carl Zeiss Jena Circa 1950s
Product code #OA1966
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- Steel body with mercury glass inner reflector
- Takes E27 fitting bulbs
- Comes with 120cm of black cable and chain
- Comes with ceiling hook
- Made by Carl Zeiss Jena
- German ~ 1950s
- 40cm wide x 53cm tall
Zeiss Ikon/Adolf Meyer
Adolf Meyer was a German architect. A student and employee of Peter Behrens, Meyer became the office boss of the firm of Walter Gropius around 1915 and a full partner afterwards. In 1919 Gropius appointed Meyer as a master at the Bauhaus, where he taught work drawing and construction technique.
Zeiss Ikon was founded in 1925 in Jena producing lighting for offices, homes and public buildings, they were especially known for their glass mirror lighting for use in hospitals. Adolf Meyer was the lighting designer from 1925 until his death in 1929.
Fully re wired with modern electrical components, no damage to the glass, outer shade has been re finished in satin black paint.
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.