Paavo Tynell Mikelli Borough Brass and Opaline Glass Ceiling Lamp
Finland, circa 1940s, Taito Oy
Brass, painted metal, opaline glass shade.
Dimension: 40 H x 12 D inches. (Central brass rod can be shortened)
Holds single standard bulb
Paavo Tynell (1890-1973) "The Man Who Illuminated Finland" was a Finnish industrial designer with a specialty in lighting design. He was also co-founder of the art metal work and lighting company Oy Taito Ab and had a successful career as a freelance designer for various companies and architects such as Alvar Aalto and Aarne Ervi. ~ paavotynell.org
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