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Original 1227 Lamp with 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. Today this timeless, classic design enjoys iconic design status.
The lamp comes with a color-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
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 colors, and comes with traditional chrome fittings. Our Original 1227™ Collection has always boasted unrivalled functionality; now it boasts unrivalled choice too.
- Gloss paint or bright chrome plated finish
- Aluminum shade
- Chrome plated fittings
- Cast iron desk insert
- Aluminum arms
- Anglepoise® constant tension spring technology
- Shade diameter: 5.7in
- Shade height: 5.9in
- Max reach: 23.6in (from base to shade)
- Base size: 5.9in x 5.9in
- Cable length: 78.7in
- Desk insert (h x ⌀): 1.4in x 2.4in
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.