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DUGDILLS MACHINIST DESK LIGHT

Ref# 3611-4563
DUGDILLS MACHINIST DESK LIGHT

Perfect example of the iconic machinist lamp made in England by renowned electrical manufactures Dugdills. c.1920

Likely once mounted to a wall or machine, later re-purposed on a hardwood base for desk use. Fully articulating, with rotation to top arm. Stripped and polished arms and original enamel shade shows signs of age related wear. Makers stamp to base.

Rewired with 2m of black twisted flex and BS 3-pin plug

The design of this is attributed to John Dugdill, an electrical engineer from Manchester, who filed a patent for a ‘rotating electrical switch’ in 1906

Height: 700mm
Diameter: 100mm
Weight: 3kg

Price: £325