"Eiffel" Pendant Lamp by Jo Hammerborg

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The "Eiffel" was one of many great Danish lamps designed in the early 1960s by Jo Hammerborg (1920-1982), as part of the 'Saturn" series manufactured by Fog and Mørup. The seven coaxial aluminium rings (held together by concealed brackets) are positioned by alternating wider above narrower rings, so that the light can escape in a most dramatic manner. Unlike many other Danish design classics, the "Eiffel" lamp is not available as a reissue.
Details
Creator
Jo Hammerborg (Designer)
Of the Period
Scandinavian Modern
Place of Origin
Denmark
Date of Manufacture
Early 1960s
Period
1960-1969
Materials and Techniques
Aluminum
Lacquer
Condition
Excellent. This piece is in original condition. The aluminum would benefit from a good polishing, but the piece was left untouched as some prefer patina to sparkle..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
9.5 in. H
24 cm H
Diameter
6.8
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU8091788716
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