1950s Diabolo Scissor Lamp
Materials: Vanilla coloured brass scissor. Brass rod and parts. Aluminium ”diabolo” lampshade.
Length stretched: 71 cm / 27.95”
Length folded: 27,5 cm / 10.82”
Lampshade: ∅ 12,5 cm / 4.92”
Wall plate: 10 x 5 cm / 3.93 x 1.96”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, preferably a small one.
Period: 1950s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: To be appraised, some people say it’s a lamp made by Hala, The Netherlands, others say Anvia, The Netherlands. Other dealers say that it is a lamp made by the Italian Stilnovo company, but that is not true, for sure. Got an idea? Let us know!
Other versions: Made in several colours; at least they exist in vanilla, red and black. Some wall lights have different wall plates and they also exists in a version with a gooseneck instead of a brass rod on the lampshade.
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