Amber coloured lamp base

Side view of a lamp base showing the wide foot and tapering body. Top view of a lamp base showing the metal fittings. Underside view of a lamp base showing the base.
Side view of a lamp base showing the wide foot and tapering body. Top view of a lamp base showing the metal fittings. Underside view of a lamp base showing the base.
Details
Object number
PHSL : 344
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A table lamp base with a tapering fluted stem, circa 1930s. This lamp is made of amber coloured cast 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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Dimensions
Height
270mm
Diameter
132mm
Method
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