Everything Else

Some of our vintage items that don't easily fit into a specific category. Please call us on +44 (0) 1245 363764 or email us at sales@metroretro.co.uk with your requirements and we will be happy to help.


£200.00

A large abstract canvas salvaged from the art room at Carmel College in Oxfordshire. The canvas is stretched over fibreboard and surrounded by a basic pine frame.

  • 126.5cm wide
  • 149cm high
  • 4.5cm thick
 

£140.00

A very cute and unusual counterweight lamp in a canary yellow paint finish. The construction is entirely in aluminium with an aged brass switched bulbholder. The lamp has been re-wired with a period style cloth covered twisted flex.As with all electrical items offered for sale this light has been PAT tested.

  • 25cm high stem
  • 15cm dia. base
  • 11cm dia. shade

£295.00

A great example of a Hanovia health lamp. These lights were originally fitted with heating elements designed to radiate heat to parts of the body for its alleged health giving properties. Their modernist design gives them great appeal as floor lights. This lamp is in a sage green metallic paint finish with an upper chrome stem on which the chrome boom arm is mounted and can be adjusted in height and angle. The shade retains its brass makers badge, very faded but Hanovia can still be read. The bulbholder takes standard domestic bulbs. The light has been re-wired with a traditional cloth covered flex.As with all electrical items offered for sale this lamp has been PAT tested.

£240.00

A lovely example of an original 1227 type anglepoise lamp. Manufactured by Herbert Terry to George Cawardine's iconic design, inspired by the movement of the human arm. This lamp has an aged brass switched bulbholder  and the paintwork is the factory finish, slightly distressed in parts but completely original. The shade is the earlier rolled type and the links and spacers are also the earlier chromed version. The light has been re-wired using a period style cloth covered twisted flex. As with all electrical items offered for sale this light has been PAT tested.

  • 15cm shade diameter
  • 15cm x 15cm base

£250.00

An unusual counterweight desk lamp, maker unknown. The counterweight and stepped base give it an Art Deco feel although it was almost certainly produced in the 1950s. The base is cast iron with an aluminium covering, the counterweight is also cast iron. The rest of the lamp body and shade are aluminium. The light has an aged brass lampholder taking bayonet bulbs and has been re-wired using a cloth covered twisted flex.As with all electrical items offered for sale this lamp has been PAT tested.

  • 64cm high
  • 14cm base dia.
  • 13cm shade dia.

£150.00

A 1970s cream Danish pendant light comprising of four spun sections and a cover fitting over the bulbholder on the top of the shade. The light has been re-wired and earthed. Any practical installation should be carried out by a qualified electrician.

  • 41cm dia.
  • 18cm high
  • 110cm cable

£180.00

A white Danish pendant light comprising of three spun tiers and spacers. This light would originally have been height adjustable on a coiled sprung cable, the handle on the bottom is evidence of this.The light has been re-wired and is fitted with an earthed bulbholder. Any practical installation should be carried out by a qualified electrician.

  • 47cm dia
  • 27cm high
  • 110cm cable

£275.00

Designed in 1967 by Klaus Bonderup & Torsten Thorup for Fog and Morup. Black with a white interior. A great piece of MidCentury design, the shade tapers to a point just large enough to take the electrical flex.The light has been re-wired and features an earthed bulbholder. Any practical installation should be carried out by a qualified electrician.

  • 47.5cm diameter
  • 22cm high
  • 200cm of cable

£75.00

A 'Gripper' mechanics inspection lamp with spring clamp. Black bakelite body with its original glass dome bulb cover and wire cage. The light takes standard bayonet bulbs and has been re-wired sing period style cloth covered flex.As with all electrical items offered for sale this light has been PAT tested. 

£240.00

A lovely example of an original 1227 type anglepoise lamp. Manufactured by Herbert Terry to George Cawardine's iconic design, inspired by the movement of the human arm. This lamp has its original Crabtree light fitting and the paintwork is the factory finish. The shade is the later unrolled type and the links and spacers are also the later nylon version. The light has been re-wired using a period style cloth covered twisted flex. As with all electrical items offered for sale this light has been PAT tested.

  • 15cm shade diameter
  • 15cm x 15cm base

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+44 (0) 1245 363 764

Copyright © Metroretro Ltd (2014)

Website designed by: Fizz Web Design