Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Norman Bel Geddes - "Cobra" desk lamp 1930s USA

A very rare American Streamline / Machine Age "Cobra" desk lamp designed by Norman Bel Geddes one of the greatest industrial designers of 20 century. With original manufacturer's sticker: "Faries Manufacturing Company Decatur, Illinois".

NOTE: This lamp was not designed by Norman Bel Geddes as previously attributed. This claim is substantiated through recently discovered US patent. The true identity of rightful designer can be revealed by purchasing a copy of the original patent available in our shop.