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Tripod Wool Table Lamp


Materials: Metal frame (iron), Wool wrapped around an iron frame for the lampshade. Some early plastic wrapped around the iron feet. Bakelite socket.

Height: 43,5 cm / 17.12”

Width: 18 cm / 7.08”

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

Period: 1950s, 1960s – Mid century modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: To be appraised.

The switch, socket and plug of this light were made by VLM Components from Italy in the 1950s, early 1960s.

Nothing to be found about this lamp, unfortunately. It is possible that the lampshade was made of a different material wrapped around the frame. Maybe it was original produced like this. To be continued…

The wool of this lamp is made of two colours, ocher and some ocher-green.


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Wool on Wikipedia

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Tripod Wool Table Lamp