Miguel Milá Tramo Round Opal Table Lamp
Materials: White opal round glass globe. Red painted round metal base, 12 round perforations. 2 black rubber rings. 3 ornamental chrome screws. White Bakelite socket.
Height: 30 cm / 11.81”
Width: ∅ 25 cm / 9.84”
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: 1960s, 1970s.
Designer: Miguel Milá.
Manufacturer: Tramo, Barcelona, Spain.
Other versions: Made in several colours.
The Tramo – Trabajos molestos – Annoying works company was founded in the 1950s by Miguel Milá together with two friends, architects F. Ribas Barangé and E. Pérez Ullibari.
Many lamps were designed, among others the TMC and TMM lamps in 1958 and 1961. These beautiful floor lamps are still in production by Santa & Cole. Later in the sixties he set up his own design studio.
In 1960s Miguel Milá founded the the ADI-FAD, the Industrial Design Association, together with Antoni de Moragas, André Ricard, Bohigas, Cirici Pellicer, Manel Cases and Rafael Marquina.
Links (external links open in a new window)
Estudi Blanc website
Miguel Milá website
Felicidades Eina: 50 años impulsando la creatividad – Congratulations Eina: 50 years promoting creativity – Diario design
TMM and TMC floor lamps – Google images
Acrylic – Wikipedia
Santa & Cole website
Miguel Milá Industrial designer and interior designer, inventor and bricoleur.
Many thanks to Lluís from Eclectique Vintage for the photos and the enthusiasm.