Table lamp made of phenol formadehyde

Made:
1920-1940 in United Kingdom
maker:
Castel Company
and
Ward and Goldstone Limited

Table lamp made of phenol formadehyde, with stem consisting of three cone-like shapes, with flex and three point plug, Ward & Goldstone Limited, Salford, Manchester, England, and switch by Castel Co., British, 1920-1940.

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
2005-357
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), phenol formaldehyde (unspecified) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
Measurements:
overall (without flex): 290 mm x 108 mm, 0.493kg
type:
table lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Frangenberg, Tomas