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White Eyeball Table Lamp

Materials: White painted iron, chromed metal, white painted iron base, aluminium reflector, Bakelite socket.

Height: 19 cm / 7.48”

Eyeball: ∅ 12 cm / 4.72

Base:  9 cm / 3.54

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1970s, Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Elma, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

These lamps are often attributed to GepoAnvia or Herda, 3 light producers from the Netherlands. However, these lamps were never made or sold by these companies. They were a big success in The Netherlands and Belgium (Benelux) in the 1970s. Sometimes you find it as a lamp made by Hustadt Leuchten from Germany.


Table lamps like this one appear in a 1970s catalogue as lights made by Elma.
Elma is a Yugoslavian electrical device company. They produced electrical household appliances and lamps from a high quality and design. Elma is located in LjubljanaSlovenia. Today they produce transformers and relays. The ELMA TT company is consist of 4 companies based in GermanyAustriaSlovenia and Serbia

VLM Components

All the electric parts are made by VLM Components from ItalyVLM Components was founded in 1945 in Buccinasco, a small village near Milan. VLM Components is part of the Relco Group, founded in 1967. Today they are the owners of the brands RelcoLeuciRelco LightingVLM and Segno.

White Eyeball Table Lamp

White Eyeball Table Lamp

White Eyeball Table Lamp

White Eyeball Table Lamp