Star-Leuchten Table Lamp
Materials: Metal (iron) chromed frame. White/opaque glass lampshade with a metal chromed ring on top. Bakelite sockets.
Height: 43 cm / 16.92”
Lampshade: ∅ 38 cm / 14.96”
Base: ∅ 23 cm / 9.05”
Electricity: 2 bulbs E27, 2 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb with an E27 screw base can be used, but opaque or frosted bulbs are recommended for lamps with this type of glass.
Period: 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Star-Leuchten, Cologne, Germany.
Other versions: Also made as a floor lamp. Produced with different lamp shades or the lampshades are replaced, that’s unclear.
Very rare table lamp from the German company “Star-Leuchten” of Cologne, Germany. Little is known about this company. Established somewhere in the 1960s, ended business in the early 1980s. They also produced several chandeliers in the Gaetano Sciolari-style.
This lamp has a switch with 3 positions: only the light bulb below, only the bulb on top or both light bulbs together.
Another table lamp and a floor lamp (150 cm high – 59”) – The base holds 4 lamps, the lamp shade 1)