Design by Birger Dahl 1956
2016 marks the centenary of Birger Dahl’s birth, which Northern Lighting are commemorating with the launch of this timeless glass pendant.
Dahl designed the lamp in 1956 and installed it in the renovated Norwegian Parliament building two years later. Although Dahl is a classic mid-century design, its minimal form and smooth, unembellished surfaces still have a contemporary appearance today. The shade is made from mouth-blown glass and etched by a surface treatment that creates a smooth matt finish.
Dahl’s metal parts are dark grey or light green, or made in matt brass. The shade attaches to a metal disc at the top and makes space for a pair of concentric rings to slot into the opening down below.
Shade material: Glass
Shade colour: Opal white matt
Body material: Steel
Body colours: Brass matt, dark grey or light green
Wire: Black rubber, 300 cm
Bulb: E27, Max. 100 W
Voltage: 220V - 240V ~ 50Hz
Net weight: 2.1 Kg