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Lighthouse Table Lamp

Materials: Brass and copper. Aluminium rotating fan inside. 2 mica glass plates. 1 translucent, one red for the lighthouse effect. Bakelite socket.

Height: 52 cm / 20.47”

Top: ∅ 12 cm / 4.72”

Base: ∅ 17 cm / 6.69”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 75 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1950s – 1960s.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

All the electric parts are 1950s Italian.

These lighthouses were sold along the European coast in souvenir shops. This one was acquired in Normandy, France. 

Probably for the first time sold in the 1950s, but produced for several years.

Lighthouse Table Lamp - inside the tower

Lighthouse Table Lamp - bottom of the base

Lighthouse Table Lamp - Switch from Italy

Lighthouse Table Lamp - plug