Mid century bedhead/ reading lamp wall bracket. By MFT Lighting (Metal Flexible Tube). Melbourne, Australia c,1960s
'Cherry red' baked enamel painted aluminium. In original condition. Fully working.
Dimensions- 180 x 90 mm shade 80 w mm base
Design/ origin-. Mid Century Modern Australian collectable light. Rare item, with stamped joining bracket. Compact retro reading lamp. With rear clip to mount and place on many areas in the house. As pictured, on the rear of a chair. Large attractive joining bracket for ease of light direction. MFT (metal flexible Tube Co, PTY), formally Rite-Lite pre-1962. Company is still operating and producing lights for todays market, in Braeside, Melbourne.
Condition- Re-wired with new gold coloured twisted flex cable. Fully working order. Some large to small surface scratches on the shade and some small dents as expected, with lights of this age. As you can see this item presents very well.
Electrical & technical information- This item has been tagged & tested by a certified electrician. Fully functional/ working order.