Sugar Ball Tripod Table Lamp
Materials: Plastic, Bakelite socket. Some metal parts.
Height: 40 cm / 15.74”
Width: 23 cm / 9.05”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1950s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: To be determined.
This sugar ball light is a very early version of this type of lamps. They became popular in the late 1960s early 1970s. This light is from the 1950s and made in another, early type of plastic.
This table lamp is most likely Italian, because of the wiring; the rotary switch, plug and socket are made by A.A.G. Stucchi. A.A.G. Stuchi produced electric parts mainly for Italian light companies at that time such as Gilardi & Barzaghi and Stilux.
A.A.G. Stucchi: The company’s founding members are Aristide, Arturo and Giuseppe Stucchi. A.A.G. Stucchi is located in the city ofy.
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