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Original 1227 Desk Lamp

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Colour Linen White

Combining its vintage design, elegant style and the functionality of our unique constant spring technology, the Original 1227 Desk Lamp in Linen White is the perfect desk lamp for home, work or study.

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Designed by George Carwardine and launched in 1935, the Orininal 1227 desk lamp is often considered the archetype of Anglepoise desk lamps. With our pioneering, unique constant spring technology, it delivers the ultimate in flexibility and balance. Enjoying iconic status, its unmistakable from is recognised across the world.

Nearly a century on, the Original 1227 desk lamp maintains its iconic status and the functionality and flexibility of its design make it as relevant today as 80 years ago.


- Gloss paint 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

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George Carwardine
The Designer

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.

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