Replica 1920s lightbulb voltage tester with a bar inside it


Restoration Hardware's "1920s German Light Bulb Voltage Tester Bar" sells for $2000. It's a replica of a century-old refitted German lightbulb voltage tester salvaged from a German factory, and it oozes Weimar decadence. It weighs 265lbs.

1920s German Light Bulb Voltage Tester Bar (via OhGizmo)

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  1. Booze must be the mediator between the head and the hands!

  2. Chaplin's Modern times meets Visconti's damned.

  3. Dire says:

    I would imagine it's an old Integrating Sphere (Ulbricht Sphere) used to make flux measurements, rather than a voltage tester.

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