This Dar Paolo 3 light 50cm flush mount silk drum is available in twelve colours and is handmade in Britain by from 100% silk. The 50cm diameter drum is fitted directly to the ceiling and is supplied with a bottom mounted white cotton diffuser to hide the three lamp holders, whilst diffusing the glare and evenly distributing the light.
This is a very bright ceiling fitting, designed specifically for use with 20w low energy fluorescent lamps. Traditional incandescent lamps may not be used. Please follow this link for a suitable lamp and note that fluorescent lamps cannot be dimmed. Suitable dimmable LED lamps may also be used but the maximum of 20w per lamp must not be exceeded.
The Paolo lighting range is made in Britain in a variety of colours. The main image shows the shade in pure silk silver grey.
Please see additional image of the colour swatch and contact us with your colour preference or state your colour in the special instructions box at checkout.
Made to order, please allow 2 – 3 weeks for your shade to be handmade and delivered. A matching dedicated LED version and larger four-light 80cm drum is also available; please see below.
This light is supplied by Dar and handmade in Britain by David Hunt Lighting who are well known for the design and manufacture of original hand crafted products such as the Paolo 3 light 50cm flush mount silk drum, available in twelve colours you see here.
||David Hunt Lighting
|Fitting Height (mm)
3 x 20w CFL or 3 x 12w LED
ES – E27
Yes if dimmable lamps are used
|Compatible With LED Bulbs
CFL or LED Required
Class 1: Requires an earth
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- Out of stock items: 14 – 21 days.
- At the time of your order if an item is out of stock we will inform you as soon as possible.
Carriage Rates UK Mainland excluding Scottish Highlands
Orders under £100.00 carry a £6.90 delivery charge per order.
Orders of £100.00 and over are FREE delivery.
Scottish Highlands, Islands, Channel Islands, N Ireland & Isle of Man
- Isle of Man – Scilly Isles – Per Parcel £29.95 inc VAT.
- Northern Ireland – Per Parcel £16.90 inc VAT.
- Channel Islands – Per Parcel £35.00 VAT Exempt.
- Southern Ireland – Per Parcel £19.95 inc VAT.
- Scottish Highlands – Courier Service – Per Parcel Zone 2 £16.90 inc VAT.
- Scottish Islands – Courier Service – Per Parcel Zone 3 £26.90 inc VAT.
In all cases £6.90 will be deducted from any surcharge automatically, if the order value is £100 and over.
We are not liable for any loss or damage that may occur through a delay of delivery. This includes failed electrical installation costs.
When your order arrives please check for any damages during transit. We pride ourselves with the care we take packaging your lights.
Once you have signed for your order the goods are at your risk and so we ask you to check the contents thoroughly. Please keep any packaging should your order need to be returned.
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You have the right to cancel the contract within 14 working days, beginning with the day after the item is delivered. This applies to all of our products except those made, modified or personalised to your specification. We may accept returns after the 14 day period under certain circumstances subject to a restocking fee.
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The goods returned must not have been installed, used or modified in any way and must be returned together with any lamps or parts that were included in your order.
We will meet the cost of return for carriage on all faulty goods as long as the goods returned conform to the relevant regulations. We are not liable for any costs incurred for the installation or removal of any fitting supplied, or any other financial loss howsoever caused. We recommend that you do not book your electrician until you have received, checked and are happy with your purchase.
Universal Lighting Services Ltd will refund within 14 days any sum that has been debited from the customer’s credit card or by any other payment method, for any goods that are unavailable for whatever reason or returned in accordance with our Returns Policy.
In the unlikely event that a product arrives and the packaging appears damaged in any way, it is important that you sign for the delivery as unchecked or damaged. Once you have taken delivery and signed for your purchase it belongs to you and any risk has passed over. It is important that you check your delivery as soon as possible and in any case within 48 hours, even if you do not intend to have it installed for some time. Any damage or shortages in your delivery must be reported to us within 48 hours otherwise your claim may be rejected.
All damages or shortages will be corrected to your satisfaction as soon as possible with either a replacement part or complete fitting at no cost to you.
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