Brass table lamp with glass shade by Idman Oy, Finland 1950s. Signed "Idman" to the base.
An elegant design - attributed to Mauri Almari - comprising a weighted brass base, curved stem wrapped in rattan braid and hand-blown cream-coloured glass shade, model #2148 of the Idman range. The shade is held in place by a shade ring on the lamp-holder, and is capped by decorative brass detail on the stem; the angle of the shade is adjustable.
The lamp is in good original condition with light signs of age and use. New wiring will be required, and we advise this is carried out in the country of install to ensure it meets your local needs and regulations. The original lamp-holder takes a single E27 screw-fitting bulb.
Approximate dimensions as shown in image 1:
Diameter of base: 10.2cm
Diameter of the shade at the widest part: 11cm
Idman Oy published lighting designs by Paavo Tynell, Mauri Almari, Maria Lindeman and Tapio Wirkkala.
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