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Desk Lamp

Table lamp consisting of a round chrome shade attached to a chrome C-shaped arm with a ball-joint that permits the shade to tilt and rotate. The arm sits upon a round chrome base.

Marks

Red metal label on front of base: "Apollo / APOLLO ELECTRIC CO. / CHICAGO" On post: "PAT. NOS. 2.262.585 / 2.242.303" On cast iron base: ""APOLLO ELECTRIC CO./ CHICAGO" ; "355" ; "PATS. D 139354- D139955"

Provenance

1985, gift of John Axelrod (Accession Date June 26, 1985)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

about 1950

Object Place

Chicago, Illinois

Accession Number

1985.377

Medium or Technique

Chrome

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices