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

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  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • 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
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