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Uovo Orizzontale Table Lamp, 1967

This is a table lamp. It was designed by Cesare Casati and manufactured by Ceramic Franco Pozzi. It is dated 1967 and we acquired it in 2007. Its medium is glazed, molded earthenware, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was purchased from Phillips de Pury & Luxemburg and fund: General Acquisitions Endowment. It is credited Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.

Our curators have highlighted 5 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 16 x 31 x 21 cm (6 5/16 x 12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Uovo Orizzontale Table Lamp, 1967; Designed by Cesare Casati (Italian, b. 1936); Italy; glazed, molded earthenware, metal; H x W x D: 16 x 31 x 21 cm (6 5/16 x 12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund; 2007-16-1

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