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$ 3,800

Aino Aalto 'Ama 500' Pendant Light, 1940s

Documentation Signed
Origin Finland
Period 1920-1949
Materials Enameled Aluminum, Brass
H. 36 in; Diam. 12.25 in;
H. 91.44 cm; Diam. 31.12 cm;
Condition Fair. Rewired for US; single 60W max incandescent bulb (higher with LED); white cord & custom brass canopy. Overall in good condition.
Creation Date 1941
Number of Pieces 4-5
Description Aino Aalto 'AMA 500' pendant light, 1940s. Executed in enameled aluminum and brass for Valaistustyö Ky Finland, circa 1941. Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to fixture: Valaistustyo AMA 500.
Literature: Alvar & Aino Aalto design: Collection Bischofberger, Kellein, pg. 174

Price is per item. 5 lamps available.

Only 2 lamps shown in photos; variation in wear between each. Some scuffs, losses, bends & dings noted only for accuracy.

Aino Maria Marsio-Aalto was a finish architect and a key innovator of Scandinavian Modern design. The co-founder of the legendary design brand Artek, she energetically collaborated with her more famous husband Alvar Aalto on many of its most iconic designs.

Not UL listed, but recommended UL listing available from authorized 3rd party vendor upon request for an additional fee. Please contact dealer to facilitate.
Styles / Movements Mid Century, Modern, Scandinavian Modern
Dealer Reference Number V1043
Incollect Reference Number 300690
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