LARGE 1960/70’S WEST GERMAN (FAT LAVA) LAMP BY WALTER GERHARDS (with shade))
LARGE 1960/70’S WEST GERMAN (FAT LAVA) LAMP BY WALTER GERHARDS (WITH SHADE)
Vintage Large 1960/70s West German Floor Lamp, attributed to Walter Gerhards. Now known as Fat Lava, it has the classic rough finish associated with these lamps. It is finished in a varied earthen colour with splashes of red. The condition is very good with no chips or marks to the ceramic pottery base.
It has been completely rewired throughout with new fittings and floor switch and is PAT tested.
There are two bulb fittings one on the top of the base and one inside the lamp itself. The bulb inside the lamp is a replaceable colour changing LED type with remote control that allows for 16 different colours, fade etc and brightness adjustment, to suit your mood. Also you can also switch the LED off, using the remote, leaving just the main bulb alight. (See photos)
We have shown it with two different custom made shades (in the style of the original) and is available with either shade, depending on your taste.
The price includes the lamp and shade.
The height of the lamp with the shade is approx. 128 cm ( 51 ins ).
The lamp base on its own to the top of the bulb holder is approx. 54 cm (21 ins).
If you have any questions please do not hesitate contact us.
Please note that due to the fragile nature and size of this item, please contact us regarding delivery, as normal courier options don’t apply.