Hadrill and Horstmann Pluslite Lamp with Magnifying Glass

The coveted 'Pluslite' lamp marks a high point in British industrial design.

Date
1940s
Size
Base W 15cm, Max H 53cm


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Description

Hadrill and Horstmann lamps are affectionately known as 'Rollers'. An innovative barrel-weight counterbalance and highly articulated design has made them one of the most desirable industrial objects ever produced.

The lovable 'Pluslite' was originally designed for map reading. It's the kind of object that will turn heads and add character to any space.

Condition

Materials: Beautifully crafted from steel and aluminum

Steel Finish: Steel counterweight in good used condition with loads of character

Aluminum Finish: Bare aluminum in excellent used condition, and in smooth working order. Painted aluminum in good working condition with some chips to the paintwork

Electrical: Professionally rewired

Makers Labels: Hadrill and Horstmann Pluslite labels can be found under the flap on the top of the lamp and engraved into one of the aluminum struts.

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