Doria White Mushroom Table Lamp
Materials: White painted aluminium lampshade. Chromed iron rod, white painted iron base. Some metal parts. Galvanized metal sockets.
Height: 60 cm / 23.62”
Lampshade: ∅ 34 cm / 13.38”
Base: ∅ 17 cm / 6.69”
Electricity: 2 bulbs E27, 2 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E27 screw base can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1950s, 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG, Fürth, Germany.
Other versions: Also made with a black base and an aluminium lampshade, not painted. Exist also as a floor lamp. These lamps are very rare and hard to find. The lampshade is adjustable in height. This lamp is model 1198.
Doria-Werkstätten, Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG was founded after the second World War in Fürth, near Nürnberg, Germany in 1948. The company no longer exists. Doria was declared bankrupt in 1986.
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Doria-Werkstätten Walter Donner GmbH & Co. KG won several other iF-Design Awards. You can find them over here: IF-Design Awards Doria Werk.
Designers that worked for Doria:
Wolfgang Tümpel (1903-1978)
Wikipedia Wolfgang Tümpel.