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Rare Opaline and Metal Ceiling Lamp by Bent Karlby, Denmark, 1960s



This ceiling lamp was designed by Bent Karlby in Denmark in the 1960s. A lamp that is not often seen. It is made of satin opaline glass surrounded by a yellow perforated metal edge that gives a beautiful and soft illumination. It has has 2 screw bulb holders. This lamp is documented in the Indoor catalogue of 1967. Indoor was the Dutch importer of high-end lighting pieces in the 1950s, 1960s and later eras. It is in a very good condition with minor signs of age and use.


  • Creator
    Bengt Karlby (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 4.34 in. (11 cm)Diameter: 18.12 in. (46 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Steenwijk, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: V9001stDibs: LU1880320971822

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    Ships From: Steenwijk, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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