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Copper Candle Bedside Lamp

Materials: Copper, faux dripping candle yellowish embossed clear glass, Bakelite socket.

Height: 18 cm / 7.08”

Width: ∅ 14 cm / 5.51”

Width with handle: 21 cm / 8.26”

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1970s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

Other versions: For the moment it is unknown if this copper candle bedside lamp was made in several versions.

VLM Components

The wiring, plug, switch and socket are Italian and they are made by VLM Components from Buccinasco near Milan in the seventies. The company became famous for the switches they produce since 1968, designed by Achille Castiglioni.

VLM is part of the Relco Group, founded in 1967. Today they are the owners of the brands RelcoLeuciRelco LightingVLM and Segno.

Italian VLM switch model 450 designed by Achille Castiglioni

Copper Candle Table Lamp - VLM Switch