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Part of the Goebel empire, with original shade, it works still and in in my downstairs hall.


West German Pottery

German Ceiling light fitting

Measuring 30cms (12 inches), this is a superb example of West German lighting.

West German Pottery

Ruscha Floor Standing lamp

Standing at 1 metre 24 cms (48 inches approx), and that was just the ceramic part, this is the largest floor standing WGP lamp i have ever seen.

Bitossi Art Studio Lamp

Bitossi Ceramic Lamp
Ceramic Lamp by Bitossi Art Studios
ceramic lamp is by Bitossi Art Studios in Florence Italy.

Z-Lite Post-modern Lamp

Z-Lite Post-modern Lamp
Z-Lite Post-modern Lamp

1984 Z-Lite Post-Modern Lamp
Lamp swivels at eacj joint, so you can make the light a bunch of different shapes.

Vintage Danish Modern Lotte Bostlund Lamp

Vintage Danish Modern Lotte Bostlund Lamp


Bauhaus Lamp

Amongst today´s charity shop finds was this lamp, i got it for 50% off just by haggling, best euro i ever saved :-)

Murano Glass Lamp

Murano Glass Lamp

Murano Glass Lamp in textured "Bubble" pattern. Round Foil sticker on bottom reads "Made in Italy, Murano"...but beyond that I have no knowledge of the maker.