Large American Crouse-Hinds Company circular metal spot light.
This stylish industrial light is has some lovely features. The glass front is hinged to make replacing the bulb or cleaning the glass easy. It fastens into place with butterfly screws. It also has a ‘handle’ or yoke that is fully adjustable with 2 angle markers to get precise spot lighting. On the back it is imprinted with ‘Crouse-Hinds Co. Syracuse, N.Y. U.S.A. Type FLA. Pat. No. 44429 B’.
The light has some surface marks, scratches and dents. One of the butterfly screws has sheared off at the top. Please see images. This still has part of the original power cable attached to it an will need to be replaced by a qualified electrician if it to be used again as a light.
Crouse-Hinds Electric Company, a manufacturer of high grade electrical specialties, was established in 1897 in Syracuse, New York. They later shortened their name to Crouse-Hinds Company and beginning in the early 1920s specialized in the manufacture of traffic signals, controllers and accessories.
- Important note; All Electrical goods are sold as seen and will need to be re wired to comply with regulations in the intended country of use.
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Product Code: 11459
Styling: Can be used in modern settings to add a vintage look, such as restaurants and cafes, in kitchens and large hallways or any space to give an industrial feel. Can be positioned as an impressive centrepiece or used as part of a multi-lamp installation, this shade will lend an industrial, retro feel to any room.