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Product code: NB6843
It was in 1898 that the amazing Lampe Berger story started.
In response to a major preoccupation at that time - a sepsis in
hospitals - Maurice Berger, a pharmaceutical dispenser, invented a
system of diffusion by catalysis, for which he filed a patent. This
revolutionary technology, which purifies the air in enclosed rooms, was
soon to be applied for private use, giving birth to the Lampe Berger
The little lamp which destroys bad smells saw its apogee during
the1930s: fragrance provided the dimension of pleasure; the Lampe Berger
became a collector’s item, each lamp being associated with a designer
and major manufacturer such as Cristal de Baccarat, Cristalleries de
Saint Louis, Emile Gallé, René Lalique, and then the top porcelain
producers of the 1950s… Coco Chanel, Jean Cocteau, Colette or Picasso
each had their own Lampe Berger.
Inspired by the first Lampe Berger designs (design «A Universelle",
around 1905), L'Originelle Lamp, in translucent glass, is decorated with
raised "diamond tips". It has a Criss-Cross mounting in metal with
weathered tin finish, inspired by the first mountings, and engraved
"LAMPE BERGER PARIS". Lamp sold in a box, with 1 catalytic burner, 1
stopper and 1 funnel.
UNO Jewellery, Home & Gift - Mon Aug 08 23:21:59 BST 2022 ir-lon-eu-west-2-prod-7