Stylishly Simple Black Enamel Schoolhouse Pendant, c1925 Item # R1288
With the formula for schoolhouse-style lighting as simple as it is, it doesn't take much to add a little character and distinction to the basic form. In the case of this sturdy chain pendant, finished in black enamel, it is the rounded cap and bold loop on the shadeholder that gives it just that little something special.
The pendant or semi-flush lights often called "schoolhouse fixtures" are defined by their large white (or "opal") diffusing glass shades and simple designs. These fixtures first rose to popularity around 1920 and were common well into the 1950s. They were certainly found in schoolhouses, but were also installed in pretty much any commercial or institutional setting where high levels of illumination were desired at low cost. From plain and super-simple to dressed up with flourishes and decorated glass, there is a schoolhouse fixture for most any setting.
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