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Coca-Cola Crown Cork Wall Lamp

Materials: Pressed plastic advertising sing. Aluminium socket holder, Bakelite socket. Cotton wire.

Width: ∅ 26 cm / 10.23”

Depth: 7 cm / 2.75”

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 25 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1980s.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Brainstorm Creative Group, 739 Trabert Avenue, Atlanta, USA.

Other versions: Probably no other versions. A drinking cup wall lamp was also made, as you can see.

This lamp was made in France by an unknown company, as labeled.

Brainstorm

The Brainstorm Creative Group is a promotional marketing company founded in 1983. The company “provides advertising, marketing, communication and graphics services designed to give clients a competitive edge in today’s marketplace and enable the realization of their strategic values and objectives. With client relationships spanning decades, Brainstorm is driven by its commitment to quality, service and results”.

Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola, or Coke, is a carbonated soft drink manufactured by The Coca-Cola Company. Founded in 1889, the company no longer needs an introduction. The name refers to two of its original ingredients: coca leaves, and kola nuts. Coca-Cola produces concentrate, which is then sold to licensed Coca-Cola bottlers throughout the world.

VLM Components

All the electric parts were made by VLM Components in the 1980s. VLM Components was founded in 1945 in Buccinasco, a small village near MilanItalyVLM Components is part of the Relco Group, founded in 1967. Today they are the owners of the brands RelcoLeuciRelco LightingVLM Components and Segno. VLM Components became famous for the switches they produce which were designed by Achille Castiglioni in 1968.

Vintage Coke Coca Cola wall lamp light advertising sign 1980s Brainstorm France E14 socket

Vintage Coke Coca-Cola wall lamp light advertising sign 1980s Brainstorm France E14 socket