Taki Light Iris Table Lamp TL-84
Materials: Square conical folding lamp made of white plastic. Chromed metal (iron). Copper and iron transformer 220 – 12 volt.
Max height: 30,5 cm / 12”
Height: 17 cm / 6.69”
Lampshade: 4 x 4 cm / 1.57 x 1.57”
Base: 8 x 8 cm / 3.14 x 3.14”
Electricity: 1 bulb 15CP or GE 93, 12 volt, 15 watt, 220-240 volt.
Period: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Tada Kiko Co, LTD, Tokyo, Japan.
Other versions: Made in black, white, red, beige…
This folding table lamp is adjustable and has two settings, LO and HI (low and high). Can be used as bedside, table, desk or travel light. The Japanese word taki means waterfall; iris is a flower. With a little imagination: “an iris flower that cascades as a waterfall”.
Tada Kiko Co, LTD today
The Tada Kiko or Tadakiko company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2015. As a group company of Hitachi Construction Machinery, Tadakiko processes and assembles construction and mining machinery, as well as industrial equipment parts.
Links (external links open in a new window)
Tada Kiko Co. Ltd at Hitachi: www.hitachi.com
Tada Kiko Co website (in Japanese)