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1960s Desk Lamps


Condition: In very good condition.

Materials: Chromed brass, chromed metal, black and white painted metal, Cast iron counterweight.

Height: 36 cm (14.17”) – adjustable

Width: 36 cm (14.17”) – adjustable

Width base: 16 cm ø (6.29”)

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 75 watt max – 110/220 volt – halogen.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

Made in Germany, on the socket is a label with written on it: je fassg. 60 W = je fassung 60 Watt, German for: Each socket 60 Watt.

These lights are made in the late 1950s or early 1960s. The switches are replaced with switches that are first made in 1968 and still in production by the Italian VLM company. The socket is original and made in Sweden in the late 1950s.

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