The Streamlined movement took America's designer industry by storm in the late 1930's with its bold designs, smooth corners, and spun metals it was also quickly embraced by the Amercian consumer. Henry Dreyfuss, designer of the famous 20th Century Limited streamlined locomotive had this to say "Streamlining is the first new and uniquely American approach that the public could associate with progress and a better life"
Vintage Streamlined Modern Pendant Light
Measurements: The fixture is 15 1/2 inches at its widest point and approximately 28 inches tall. One could lower or raise the shade by adjusting the beaded chain and tucking the beads along the socket cup's edge or just trim off the excess.
Condition: The fixture features a new porcelain socket, wiring, mounting bracket, 60-watt squirrel cage light bulb and a vintage replacement ceiling canopy with a satin finish over chrome and chain that have been added to the fixture. The spun aluminum shade and socket cup are in good condition and are showing their antiquity with minor inconsistencies and a small speck of missing paint as shown in the photo.
Electrical: Suitable for dry locations. Uses medium base bulb. A 60-watt bulb has been included with the fixture.
✓Free domestic shipping
✓Vintage light fixture with numerous new parts
✓Uses standard medium base bulbs: incandescent LED or CFL
✓Installation hardware included
✓30 Day return policy
✓Item has been cleaned and detailed for your convenience
The piece is subject to availability, as it is being sold at other venues. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. Thank you for shopping at the Vintporium.