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Romolo Lanciani Tender Table Lamp

Materials: Frosted opal glass. Chromed metal (iron). White painted metal (iron). Bakelite socket.

Height: 28 cm / 11.02”

Width: ∅ 15 cm / 5.90”

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: 1970s, 1980s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: Romolo Lanciani.

Manufacturer: Tronconi, Milan, Italy.

Other versions: The handle was made in several colours; blue, red, black, gold…


Tronconi was a company owned by Enrico Tronconi. One of the most well-known lamps of Enrico Tronconi is the Bamboo floor lamp he designed for the famous Vistosi company from Murano, Italy in the 1970s.

Romolo Lanciani is an Italian industrial designer. He designed lamps for Pioluci, Leucos and several other companies.

VLM Components

This table lamp has a switch made by the VLM Components – company from Italy and was designed in 1968 by Achille Castiglioni. The switch is model 450.


The plug is a 1970s plug made by the French company Legrand.

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Romolo Lanciani - Tender Table Lamp - Tronconi Red Handle

Romolo Lanciani - Tender Table Lamp - Tronconi - Black Handle

Achille Castiglioni VLM switch 450

Achille Castiglioni VLM Components switch model 450

Legrand 1970s plug

Legrand France 1970s Plug