Designer: Alvar Aalto
Year: 1954


Hand turned, white painted louvered steel 


Base and stand covered with black leather, black plastic cable 2,5 m
upper part polished brass
upper part nickel plated brass

 This luminaire is compatible with bulbs of the energy classes: A++, A+, A, B, C, D, E

20W, E27 (compact fluorescent)
100W, E27 (incandescent)

The shade of this lamp is made of thin painted metal strips that prevent glare by diffusing light evenly. The asymmetrical shape is reminiscent of an angel's wing – hence the nickname.

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