Original Exploding Star, Series 6725-D-11 Metropolitan

Product No.: 70053
Flush Mount, Chandelier, Pendant
Mid-Century Modern
1963 / original
€ 29,291.67*
* non EU: Export price, excl. VAT, shipment costs on request, price in USD only approximate value
€ 35,150 **
** EU: Prices incl. VAT, shipment incl.

Designed in 1963 by Hans Harald Rath, ‘Exploding Stars’ were made as a present from the Austrian people to the USA out of gratitude for rescuing Austria from the Nazi-regime for the new Metropolitan Opera House New York in 1966. Designed and executed by J [&] L Lobmeyr Vienna, in an unconventional, striking method of construction. Prescription and illustration are to find in an article of Ingrid Müller, Leuchten in der Metropolitan Opera, New York, Lichttechnik 1/1967, Berlin

Material

brass, Svarovsky and hand-cut Crystal, finish nickel

Technical Data

Hight:
50 cm (19.69 inch)
⌀:
66 cm (25.98 inch)
Weight:
9 kg (19.84 lbs)
Sockets:
13x E14 (E12 USA) for incandescent and self balasted LED lamps

Energy Effizience Category