Original 1227 Lamp with Desk Insert
Launched in 1935 and generally considered the archetypal Anglepoise®, the Original 1227™ pioneered our unique constant spring technology to deliver ultimate flexibility and perfect balance. The lamp comes with a colour-matched desk insert, inspired by original designs from the Anglepoise® archive. Our space saving desk insert has a cast iron body and plated steel fittings so that it can be securely hard-mounted to a desk.Read More
An Anglepoise is for life, and with each one comes our promise to keep your light in working order for a lifetime.
Our Original 1227™ Collection began with a desk lamp. Today, this highly adaptable and engagingly anthropomorphic light, is part of an exemplary collection designed for different locations, from table and wall to ceiling and floor. Each piece is available in our classic colours, and comes with toning fabric-covered cord and traditional chrome fittings. Our Original 1227™ Collection has always boasted unrivalled functionality; now it boasts unrivalled choice too.
- Gloss paint finish
- Aluminium shade
- Aluminium arms
- Chrome plated fittings
- Cast iron desk insert
- Anglepoise® constant tension spring technology
- Shade diameter: 15cm
- Shade height: 15cm
- Max reach: 60cm (from base to shade)
- Desk insert cable plate diameter: 10.5cm
- Desk insert (h x w): 3.5cm x 6cm
- Cable length: 200cm
When automotive engineer, George Carwardine chanced upon a formula for a new kind of spring, he had created the blueprint for a groundbreaking articulated task lamp that could combine ultimate flexibility with perfect stability. Two years later the Original 1227™ was born.