Experience the stunning vintage modern interpretation of Australiana with this Bakelite Chandelier. Each genuine Bakelite shade are manufactured here in Australia using the original moulds and machinery of the 1930's. They are placed on the steel frame arms to create a bold and magnificent look in any space. The frame is constructed with high quality steel and features adjustable arms using wingnut screws on the ends for 180 degrees of vertical range for the shades. Add this showstopper to your kitchen, dining room or bedroom, exclusively at Fat Shack Vintage.
- Genuine Bakelite light shade in various colour
- Original molds of the 1930's
- Quality steel frame with adjustable arms in two finishes
- Ideal for home, hospitality fitouts or office décor
About the Bakelite Chandelier:
- Manufactured in Australia using the original molds and machinery of the 1930’s. Bakelite was a material traditionally used in shades used by flower growers as they could withstand high wattage globes without melting when strung over fields or hung in greenhouses.
- Available in black other shades come in a range of colours; mottled brown, black and white speckle, mottled green and white. All available. Please contact us for more information on purchasing these finishes.
- The shades are 210mm in diameter and 70mm high.
- The triple arm steel frames are available in black or gold/brass finishes.
- The frame is constructed with high quality steel and features adjustable arms using wingnut screws on the ends. These180 degrees swivel lamp holders are to adjust shades in the upwards and downwards position.
- To adjust the lamp holder the wing nut screw needs to be loosened slightly. The lamp holder is not to be adjusted with the wing nut still tightened in place.
- The steel chandelier when assembled totals a 990mm drop from the ceiling. The two poles supplied in the box total 380mm pole length when combined. Both poles must be used. Additional extension poles of 380mm can be added if you would like a length greater than 990mm, simply contact us to arrange.
- The multi light pendant attaches to the ceiling via a hook hanger which is secured in the ceiling and then the ceiling cap covers the hole.
- The lamp holder takes a standard bayonet (B22) light bulb, max 60W.
Wall Mount/ Ceiling Rose
String Length (m)
Cord Suspension Length
Bulb Quantity required
Cloth Cord Option
Delivery & Returns
Fat Shack Vintage proudly delivers Australia wide. From the tip to the tail and all the places in-between – if you live in Australia, we’ll get it to you!
- All in-stock items are normally dispatched from our Melbourne location within 2-3 business days from date of purchase. If not in stock, current lead time is approximately 7-14 business days from order date. The lead time is approximate. If your order is urgent, please call us for the current stock on hand level.
- For a shipping quote, simply add the product to your cart and proceed to checkout, where you can enter your postcode in the shipping rate calculator. We’ll calculate the shipping price for you, and this price will be displayed as part of the order total.
- To ensure peace of mind, all FSV orders are sent with tracking and full insurance.
Typical delivery times after the date of dispatch are:
- Melbourne: 2-3 business days
- Sydney: 2-3 business days
- Canberra: 3-4 business days
- Adelaide: 2-3 business days
- Brisbane: 2-5 business days
- Tasmania: 2-4 business days
- Darwin: 4-6 business days
- Perth: 4-5 business days
- For all non-metro locations, please allow an additional 1-3 business days. The wait will be worth it, we promise!
All delivery times are indicative only and subject to change and disruptions. Please see the Australia Post website for their currently published delivery times:
If your order is big and bulky, or requires express shipping, please contact us before ordering so that we can create a tailored postage quote just for you.
Click & Collect
You can click & collect your order from our Melbourne location, so shopping with us has never been easier. Simply ensure you’ve selected Click & Collect (Moorabbin) at the checkout!
We provide a 60 day return policy on all eligible items purchased from our website. *This excludes sale stock, special and custom order items - please refer to the Description tab for information*. If the item arrives in tip top condition but you decide that you just don’t like it anymore or have changed your mind then please return the items in original, unused, unmarked condition and with original packaging within 60 days for a refund, minus the freight cost.
In order to process your refund request, please contact us that we can know when to expect the products back and so we can provide you with Return instructions. Please note we cannot accept in person returns at our location.
Please check your order upon delivery and if required, report any damages, faults or problems within 14 days of receipt of goods.