Taupe Mek Elek Machinist Lamps


United Kingdom

Hoarde Vintage Member since 2018
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A stunning pair of a vintage industrial Mek Elek lamps. An exceptional pair meticulously restored Mek Elek lamps with the usual amazing build quality & the wonderful raw finish highlighting the superb level of engineering on these industrial classics. The lamps boasts articulated arms with the trademark 'cog' joints, heavy cast iron bases & rare original taupe & white enamel shades. The taupe shades distinguished these lamps from the more common green variety & were reserved for government use only, both are marked at the joint with the crown stamp and the letters ER. Superb examples in every way. Wired in twisted black flex & mounted on fitting cast iron disks for added stability. Circa 1940's. Price is per lamp with two available. Excellent condition, a couple of light marks to the bases.
Measurement given(132cm) is a flat out measurement (lamp fully extended) & overall height depends on position. The lamp can be removed from the cast iron disk prior to sending on request.

UK courier service available at £17 tracked & signed for 24 hour delivery.
All electrical items should be be checked and / or installed by a qualified electrician prior to use.


  • H: 132cm (51.97in)



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