Original 1227 Desk Lamp
From £175.00 (Inc VAT)
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. Today this timeless, classic design enjoys iconic design status. Read more below.
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- Gloss paint or bright chrome plated finish
- Aluminium shade
- Chrome plated fittings
- Cast Iron base with steel cover
- Aluminium arms
- Anglepoise® constant tension spring technology
- Shade diameter: 14.5cm
- Shade height: 15cm
- Max reach: 60cm (from base to shade)
- Base size: 15 x 15cm
- 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.