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.


Classic cast aluminium Italian stove top coffee maker with black Bakelite fittings. Please note: we are offering this for sale as a piece of decorative design rather than as a practical piece of equipment, any practical use is at the buyers risk.


An unusual counterweight lamp. London maker but the brand is indistinct on the Bakelite adjuster. The lamp has its original cast iron base. The weights are solid steel and the rest of the lamp is aluminium. It is fitted with a chrome lampholder, is re-wired and PAT tested.

  • base 12cm x 12cm
  • shade 15cm dia. at opening


A rare steel case 18" face Smiths clock. The clock is in original cosmetic condition with its original hands. It has been fitted with a quartz battery movement. The face is faded and the case has traces of its original black paint but most has worn away. We have just lightly waxed the steel.

  • 60cm total dia.
  • 14cm deep


A headline poster, part of a collection discovered unused in an attic. Mounted onto hardboard with a timber frame.

  • 57cm wide
  • 83cm high


An aluminium cased factory clock with light green paint finish. The clock retains its original hands and is fitted with a quartz battery movement.

  • 48cm dia.
  • 8cm deep


1950s English standard lamp, teak base and stem detail, black steel stem. Fitted with a new bulbholder, re-wired and PAT tested.

  • 145cm high
  • 35cm dia. base


1960s Danish teak standard lamp with brass ring detail. New bulbholder fitted, re-wired and PAT tested.

  • 137cm high
  • 28cm dia. base


Salvaged from a school in Islington some years ago these unusual ceiling lights feature their original painted aluminium gallery with sprung clips to hold the shade in place. In good original condition. Price is for the pair.

  • shade 2cm high
  • height inc. gallery 23.5cm
  • max shade dia. 18cm


hardwood olive press screws with strap steel banding. two available as shown. price is per screw

  • 22cm x 22cm base
  • 88cm high


A tapering wooden ladder, pine uprights with oak treads. a few of the treads have had woodworm in the past. No evidence of anything currently but we have used a treatment anyway. Still structurally strong. Please note: our vintage ladders are sold as decorative props, any practical use is at the customers own risk.

  • 268cm high
  • 46cm wide (at base)
  • 7cm thick uprights

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Copyright © Metroretro Ltd (2014)

Website designed by: Fizz Web Design