Baldelli (Italy) Table Lamp Base | Circa 1960s
Baldelli ceramics have been made by Ceramiche Baldelli in Città di Castello, near Perugia, Italy, since 1943.
The Baldelli family have been making ceramics for four generations; ceramist Dante Baldelli, a ceramist working since the 1920s, became the director of Ceramica Rometti di Umbertide, opened his own workshop in 1943.
His oldest son Massimo, took over the business at the unexpected death of his father in 1953, aged eighteen.
A fabulous ceramic table lamp base in a striped blue and green decor, circa 1960s. This beauty still has its original plastic label still intact.
It's in excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks or any other flaws to mention.
This beauty measures approx 22cm tall, not including the light fixture, and 10.5cm diameter. It is wired to fit Australian standard electrical requirements and is in working order - please note the light fixture component is slightly loose.
Ready for your own lampshade!