25) 1960’s Strand 23 Vintage Theatre Light

Works by Marsel - Lamp No.25

A 1960’s Strand Theatre Light with spot control adjusters, converted into a beautiful custom home/office floor lamp.

Most of the Strand 23 lamps I have restored in the past have had one or more of the spot controllers broken on them and so were removed completely. This one had all four controllers intact so I decided to leave them in for a change. They allow you to adjust the size and shape of the beam.

Polished up to a beautiful mirror finish as usual, and the 500w lamp and bayonet removed and replaced with a regular bayonet now taking household screw in light globes. An easy in/line on/off switch has been installed into the cable and it has been mounted on a new designer chromed timber tripod. The tripod legs are adjustable to the desired height.

Another great piece of UK theatre history preserved and transformed into a unique eye catching designer lamp for the home or office.


ITEM SOLD – (Hong Kong) $1600


About unodesmoda

Hi, My name is Marsel. I like making custom projects and restoring antique wares. My items are for sale here at my blog. Feel free to call me or send me an email if you are interrested in one or more of my items.
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2 Responses to 25) 1960’s Strand 23 Vintage Theatre Light

  1. Magnificent goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous to and you are just extremely wonderful

    • unodesmoda says:

      Hi, thanks. These vintage lamps are alot of work to restore but the end result makes it all worth while. I will be putting up some new restored lamps for sale soon so keep an eye out for them.


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