USA, c.1950s. Rare George Nelson & Associates (Attributed) Icosahedron Globe Pendant Light. These lamps were seen throughout restaurants through the 1950s-60s.
"The icosahedron (20 Sided Polygon) is a pure mathematical creation. It is the first realization of an entity that existed before only in abstract thought." Here it's form is borrowed to be a Vintage Mid-Century Modern Faceted Milk Glass Geometric Pendant Light. Procured from an old Music Store in the 1980s, with Original Cylindrical Fitter and Canopy. Some Oxidation to White Enameled Fitters and Canopies, can be cleaned off completely if desired.
Dia: 11½ in.