Christmas Lights Archive

Pifco Lights:
Early Era | Peak Production | Nineties Updates | Later Days | Model Listing | Lamp Listing

Early Era

The very earliest Pifco Christmas light sets pre-date the era of miniaturisation and feature smaller numbers of much larger light bulbs with heavy-duty wiring.

8
Bubble Lights

Liquid-filled light-up bubble tubes.

Cat. no. 1261.
No shades. Screw-in lamp 261.

20
Dinkylites

Miniature pastel lampholders with contrasting mini petal shades.

Cat. no. 2012.
Integral shades. Screw-in lamp 212.

35
Dinkylites

Miniature pastel lampholders with contrasting mini petal shades.

Cat. no. 3575.
Integral shades. Screw-in lamp 275.

12
Elfinlites

Standard multi-coloured, cone-shaped bulbs in black bakelite holders.

Cat. no. 1248.
No shades. Screw-in lamp 264.

16
Fairy Lamps

Ornate decorated Chinese-style bulbs.

Cat. no. 1262.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

12
Fairy Lights

Large bell-shaped shades with nursery rhyme illustrations.

Cat. no. 1257.
Detachable shades. Screw-in lamp 257.

Fairy Tree

Artificial table-top tree with 12 fitted lights.

Cat. no. 1264.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

12
Floralites

Assorted giant petal and bloom shapes with central circular bulb.

Cat. no. 1268.
Detachable shades. Screw-in lamp.

12
Lanternlites

Slatted cylindrical lanterns in coloured plastic.

Cat. no. 1262. More...
Detachable shades. Screw-in lamp 257.

16
Merrylite

Large cone-shaped bulbs in standard holders.

Cat. no. 1258.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

8
Moonlites

Large two-colour spherical bulbs in standard holders.

Cat. no. 1259.
No shades. Screw-in lamp 259.

16
Olive Fairy Lights

Large screw-in olive-shaped bulbs in bakelite holders.

Cat. no. 1269.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

12
Peter Pan Electrical Set

Standard cone-shape bulbs in bakelite holders.

Cat. no. 1247. More...
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

10
Ring O Roses

Ornate rosebud-shaped bulbs in standard holders.

Cat. no. 1256.
No shades. Screw-in lamp 256.

12
Rose Bouquet

Bunch of twelve fabric roses, each lit by an internal bulb.

Cat. no. 1260?
Integral shades. Screw-in lamp 260.

8
Roselites

Ornate rosebud-shaped bulbs arranged as a stand-up bunch.

Cat. no. 1255.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

Silver Tree

Artificial silver table-top tree with fitted Dinkylites.

Cat. no. 1263.
Detachable shades. Screw-in lamp.

12
Starlights

Large olive-shaped bulbs in standard holders.

Cat. no. 1249.
No shades. Screw-in lamp 249.

20
Tinsel-lites

Silver tinsel strand entwined with 20 Dinkylites.

Cat. no. unknown - can you help?
Integral shades. Screw-in lamp 242.

20
Twenty-Lites

Large cone-shaped bulbs in standard holders.

Cat. no. 1258.
No shades. Screw-in lamp.

Duplicate catalogue numbers appear in the list above due to different sets recycling the same numbers over the years.

Accessories

Other Pifco products closely related to the main Christmas lighting range.

De-luxe Electric Flasher

Electro-mechanical flasher with interference suppression, for sets with bayonet cap plug.

Cat. no. 1376.

Electric Flasher

Electro-mechanical flasher for sets with bayonet cap plug.

Cat. no. 1374.

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