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Italian Flower Table Lamp

Materials: Glass, plastic, rubber, de-mineralized water. Bakelite socket.

Height: 20 cm / 7.87”

Width: 19 cm / 7.48”

Base: ∅ 15,4 cm / 6.06”

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 15 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E14 socket can be used, but preferably a tube bulb or a light bulb used in furnaces or refrigerators.

Period: 1960s, 1970s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Ceretto, an Italian company.

On the bottom is written Brevetto Ceretto; patent Ceretto.

Nothing to be found about this company. Ceretto is a family name and a town in the province of Florence, Italy. There is also a very small town with that name in Pavia, in the north of Italy. It is also a famous wine brand.

All the electric parts are made by the famous VLM Components factory from Buccinasco, a small village near Milan, today a member of the Relco group.


Links (external links open in a new window)

Ceretto, Provincia di Cuneo, Piemonte, Italy

Ceretto wines

VLM Components – Relco Group.

VLM Components switches on Vintageinfo

Italian Flower Lamp - Brevetto Ceretto

Italian Flower Lamp inside

Italian Flower Lamp

Italian Flower Lamp - VLM switch and plug