Vintage Field Hospital Standing LightSold
Vintage Field Hospital Standing Light from Philips.
This was probably a battery-powered light for a (military?) field hospital. We have given it an E27 fitting and removed all traces of the battery so now it functions as a decorative industrial floor/reading lamp, with in-line dimmer.
Shade is chromed on the inside for higher light rendement, 30 x 23 x 10 cm;
base 39 x 23 cm;
height adjustable from 115 to 173 cm, photographed at 160 cm;
was initially sold by EH. Hofstede, Langestraat 59 Alkmaar the Netherlands;
Industrial Dutch Design standing floor lamp;
operating, task, 40s, 1940s, forties, tan, cream,
Styleindustrial; design; utilitarian