Florian Schultz Brass Table Lamp
Materials: Round brass base, ball & rod. Round mushroom lampshade with a hole in the middle. Some metal parts. Galvanized metal E27 socket.
Height: 49 cm / 19.29”
Lampshade: ∅ 37 cm / 14.56”
Base: ∅ 20 cm / 7.87”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 100 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1970s, 1980s.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Florian Schulz GmbH Schwieberdinger Str. 123, 71636 Ludwigsburg, Germany.
Other versions: This Florian Schultz brass table lamp exists in all probability in some variations.
The Florian Schultz lighting company was founded in 1953 by Florian Schultz. The company specializes in hand-made brass lamps. Also chromed brass lamps are made the south of Germany.
Florian Schultz remained a family business until 2019. On February 1, the company was taken over by Jens Schump. Today it is named VS Manufaktur Licht + Objekt. They keep producing hand-made brass lights of top quality for indoor use. The company is moved to Wahlwiesenstr. 1, 71711 Steinheim.
The switch of this table lamp was made by VLM Components in the late 70s, early 80s. VLM Components was founded in 1945 in Buccinasco, a small village near Milan, Italy. VLM Components is part of the Relco Group, founded in 1967. Today they are the owners of the brands Relco, Leuci, Relco Lighting, VLM Components and Segno. The company is famous for the switches designed by Achille Castiglioni in 1968.
Links (external links open in a new window)
VS Manufaktur Licht + Objekt website
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