A very early circa 1900s British made Hadrill & Horstmann Counterpoise Desk Lamp.
The lamp was produced in their London N2 factory before they setup their Surrey factory.
The counterweight lets the head to be set in the desired position without the need of using springs. Hadrill & Horstmann lamps were the leading lighting company in the early to mid 20th century.
Early models became one of the most fashionable industrial lighting designs, because of the heavy weight or 'Roller'. The lamps became very sought after by lovers of good design & a few designs were produced for use in the workplace or office. They were sought after lamps by those working in design especially architects.
Completely original paint work & fabulous working condition. Cleaned, rewired & tested.
Height 90cm ( fully stretched ), Width ( Base ) 14cm, Width ( Shade ) 13.5cm.
You are more than welcome to purchase this item in person & pick it up from our London based workshop.
Many of the items we have for sale are all from what we refer to as " Real Life ", they were all made for use & purpose. There will always be signs of use & aging which we think gives each item its individuality & personal charm. We clean & repair but we always try our best to keep everything in its original state. We will always give you a good idea of condition & especially highlight anything that we consider may have aesthetic or structural concern.
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