George Carwadine - Herbert Terry & Sons - Desk lamp - Anglepoise

Description
George Carwadine - Herbert Terry & Sons - Desk lamp - Anglepoise
U.K. - 1950-1974 - Aluminium

An Anglepoise light made by Herbert Terry and designed by George Carwardine in the 1930's. This example dates from the late 1950's and is presented in the industrial style having being stripped of paint and then polished. The wire is new as is the chrome bulb holder which has the on/off switch in it . In good vintage condition and works fine.There are a few marks to the shade and the base but nothing serious and is just reflecting its industrial past.This model has the desirable chrome spacers (later ones were plastic).The springs are mostly good although there is a little chrome missing here and there.The metal is mostly from aluminium and steel - the base is heavy. Measures when fully extended upright 85 cms approx.

Lot details
Object
Desk lamp
Material
Aluminium
Designer/ Artist
George Carwadine
Manufacturer/ Brand
Herbert Terry & Sons
Model/ Name
Anglepoise
Estimated Period
1950-1974
Country of Origin
U.K.
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
5 kg
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