Industrial Gooseneck Desk Lamp
Materials: brass, cast iron, black painted brass, red painted brass, brass socket with a porcelain ring.
Height: 35 cm / 13.77” – adjustable
Base: ∅ 12 cm – 4.72”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 75 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1930s – 1940s.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: To be appraised.
On the switch is printed: erk 2011 DWPa. No other marks were found on the electric parts.
Lamps like this one were produced by the German company Gebr. Kaiser & Co. Leuchten KG. They made many industrial lights, most of them designed by Christian Dell (1893–1974).
Similar lamps were produced by the American O.C. White Company, Thorndike, Massachusetts.
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