Very Large Soholm Pottery Danish Table Lamp 3070 Ceramic Pottery Olive Green Vintage 1960s 1970s
Soholm Pottery Danish Beige Green Ceramic Table Lamp. Lampshade available for additional cost (see below).
Very large vintage handmade Danish Lamp in neutral, muted tones of brown and dark olive green.
Features a satin beige glaze with dark olive green and reddish brown hightlights. Has an attractive geometric textured relief design.
Handmade in Denmark by Soholm on the Baltic island of Bornholm in the 1960s/70s. (‘1970’ is impressed on to the base which may be the year of manufacture)
Has manufacturer's marks and model number 3070 etched on its base.
Includes the vintage traditional metal lamp shade holder (as shown in photo 7) which is designed to take a vintage Danish lampshade. Simply remove it if you wish to use a modern UK/European lampshade, a clip on bulb lampshade or an adapter that will convert it to a US harp lampshade holder.
The vintage beige Danish lampshade can be purchased for an additional cost. It is 25cm high and 40cm wide at the bottom.
The lamp 43cm high, including the original Bakelite lamp holder but excluding the traditional lamp shade holder, and 20cm wide.
Excellent fully working vintage condition. The lampshade is in very good vintage condition with a few signs of age.
Rewired with vintage look black fabric cable, retaining its original Bakelite lamp holder.
We can fit a British/Irish, European, Aus/NZ or American* plug. We will send you the plug for the territory the order is sent to unless you advise otherwise.
It takes a E27 lightbulb, maximum 60w (not included). In the photos is a vintage style LED Filament G95 'Radio Spiral' lightbulb (not included).
* If used in the USA/100/110/120v we recommend using an energy saving/LED bulb. E26 bulbs should work but because they are 1mm smaller they should be fully turned to ensure they make contact with the fitting. This lamp will take a European type/size lampshade with a ring of 1.5 inches (3.6cm) or alternatively a lampshade that sits on the light bulb.
If you would like to buy a lampshade to accompany your lamp we recommend the wonderful handmade lampshades utilising vintage fabrics by Dawn Witty - you can find her designs here: https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/WittyDawnUK. If you contact her with a picture of the lamp you have bought she will make suggestions on a lampshade to suit it.
Note that we have attempted to show and state the condition as accurately as possible but this is a pre-loved, vintage item and some minor signs of age and/or use are to be expected. There may also be slight variations in the colours shown due to lighting, the camera lens and the device the image is viewed through. Handmade items may have slight imperfections, such as air bubbles in glass, which add to their uniqueness and charm.
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