Amber coloured lamp base

A table lamp base with a tapering fluted stem, circa 1930s. This lamp is made of cast amber coloured phenol formaldehyde with black streaks. The stem and base are separate mouldings held together with metal fittings. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
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Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)
Dimensions
height 270 mm, diameter 132 mm
Materials
plastic , PF , phenol formaldehyde , bakelite - generic term
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Object Number
PHSL : 344
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