Pair of 1940s Paavo Tynell 'A1942' Counterweight Pendants for Taito Oy

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Pair of 1940s Paavo Tynell 'A1942' Counterweight Pendants for Taito Oy

19,500.00

Pair of 1940s Paavo Tynell 'A1942' counterweight pendants for Taito Oy. This rare and exceptionally pair is executed in brass, and can be raised and lowered using its ingenious counterweight and pulley system. Manufactured by Taito Oy in the early 1950s, this is a fine example of a Tynell's iconic design. Literature: Taito, manufacturer's catalogue, unpaginated.

Price is for the pair.

Not UL listed, but recommended UL listing available from authorized 3rd party vendor upon request for an additional fee.

CREATOR: Paavo Tynell (Designer), Taito Oy (Maker)

OF THE PERIOD: Scandinavian Modern

PLACE OF ORIGIN: Finland

DATE OF MANUFACTURE: Late 1940s

PERIOD: 1940-1949

MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Brass

CONDITION: Good

CONDITION DETAILS: Rewired for US electrical. Accommodates a single 75 watt max medium base bulb (higher with LED). Some minor patination, scuffs and dings noted only for accuracy.

WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use.

DIMENSIONS: H 42 in. x Dm 9.5 in.H 106.68 cm x Dm 24.13 cm

DIAMETER: 9.5 in. (24.13 cm)

SELLER LOCATION: Glendale, CA

SOLD AS: Set of 2

REFERENCE NUMBER: LU1447212206233

Shipping not included. Please contact dealer for quotes and to facilitate.

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