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Plexiglass at Retropolitan!

March 5, 2012 in Lighting, Mid-century modern, Uncategorized

  The Moss Manufacturing Company was established in San Francisco in 1937.  It originally produced traditional metal lighting with long-stemmed bases and a lamp shade.  World War II and the rationing of metal forced the company to come up with a new and innovative material with which to manufacture lamps:  Plexiglass!  With this new and […]

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