The shades are made of metal and painted white to ensure a diffused, comfortable light distribution. There are many variations of this lamp, including a glass version, and it is recognized as a Scandinavian modern design classic all over the world.
The shade is white powder-coated spun aluminum, the base is chrome-plated brass, the stem is chrome-plated steel, and the triangular piece on top of the stem is black bakelite.
Comes with an 8" black cord with an in-line on/off switch.
Measures 17.7" in diameter (shade) and 21.6" high - the base is 8.3" in diameter