Herda Desk Lamp Or Picture Light
Materials: Folded thin chromed metal rod (iron). Some other chrome parts. 2 adjustable pink-grey, beige painted iron tubular rods or counter weights for the base. Adjustable iron elongated tubular lampshade, painted with the same wrinkle paint. Bakelite E14 socket.
Height: 32 cm / 59.84” – maximum height
Lampshade: 20 x 4,5 cm / 15.74”
Base: 20 x 2,5 cm / 7.87 x 0.98 and 4 x 2,5 cm / 1.57 x 0.98” –
Width Base: 10,5 cm / 4.13”
Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 40 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Not any type of light bulb can be used. A small bulb is required.
Period: 1960s, 1970s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designers: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Herda Verlichting BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Other versions: Made in several colours. Below a brown version with the Herda label glued on it.
Special features: This Herda desk lamp is adjustable in height. It can be used as a table lamp or a picture light.
Herda Verlichting BV
Herda Verlichting BV (Herda Lighting company) was a owned by the Dutch “brothers Daniels” family and was located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Founded in 1946 by Henk en Rob Daniels (HeRDA). Declared bankrupt on June 24, 1997.