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Tom Kater Table Lamp 

Materials: Translucent acrylic, brass parts. White painted Bakelite socket.

Total Height: 42,5 cm / 16.73”

Lampshade: ∅ 30,5 cm / 12”

Height: 37 cm / 14.56”

Base: ∅ 16.5 cm / 6.49”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, but a small round E27 bulb is preferred.

Period: 1990s.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Tom Kater Verlichting BV, Smitsven 10, Poelenburg, Zaandam (Zaanstad), The Netherlands.

Other Versions: Unknown.

This light is often sold as a vintage table light from the late 1970s, early 1980s, but it is not.

Tom Kater Verlichting

Tom Kater Verlichting BV (Tom Cat Lighting Co) was founded in 1996 and is specialized in decorative lighting. It is a small company and the collection is not large, but it gives great attention to each individual product. The company has no website, unfortunately.  


Links (external links open in a new window)

Acrylic on Wikipedia

Brass on Wikipedia

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