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Vintage Bakelite Desk Lamp


Our rare early twentieth century Bakelite lamp is fitted with a pivoting arm, an on/off switch, and has an adjustable shade for directional lighting.  It is suitable for the desk or the bedside table.

Deep brown-black Bakelite with cloth covered electrical cable

Origin: Germany

Year: 1930 – 1950

Max 25W screw bulb

Height 35cm

Length of base 22cm

Width of base 14cm

Diameter of shade 16.5cm

Please note: The lamp we have at present is black Bakelite with a hint of brown.  The cloth covered cable and plug may vary from that depicted.  The original Bakelite plug is a two-pin German plug, however we can supply a three-pin UK plug adaptor.  If you would prefer us to change the two-pin plug for a new three-pin UK plug, please let us know.