Monthly Archives: March 2018

Royal Aircraft Factory BE12 Propeller For Sale

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Our latest wooden propeller is exciting because it is the earliest aeronautical piece we have acquired!


This laminated mahogany propeller is from a 1917 WWI Royal Aircraft Factory BE12 aircraft built in Farnborough, Hampshire. This single-seat aircraft was primarily designed for use in reconnaissance and bombing –...

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A History of Vintage Holophane Lighting

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Otis A Mygatt founded The Holophane Company in London in 1896 and the Holophane Glass Company in New York in 1898. Using a recently patented prismatic glass which refracted light enabling maximum illumination from...

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