Cesta Lamp Design Miguel Mila by Santa & Cole
The Cesta lamp is the larger lamp in the Cesta series, it is designed by Miguel Mila in 1962. This design classic has been re-released by Santa and Cole, but now with LED technology and dimmer. This timeless design classic is handcrafted from steam-bent Cherry Wood. The handle on the lamp makes it easy to find the lamp to move. The bulb of the Cesta table lamp is made of opal white glass. The Cesta table lamp is 57 cm high and has a diameter of 33 cm and by Smukdesign supplied with the LED light source. Within the Cesta range is also a smaller version, the Cestita table lamp available.
The light source of the Cesta Table lamp is a dimmable 8 Watt LED light source corresponding to the light output of a 75 Watt conventional light bulb. The color of the light is 2700 K, what we experience as warm light. The LED Light source is included with the lamp.
Santa & Cole is a Spanish manufacturer of lighting and outdoor furniture. Since its founding in 1985 they went looking for well-designed products from the past. Those good enough they reintroduced. All designs and products meet high quality standards. The Design Classic Lighting they also improved to suit for LED lighting. The purpose of Santa Cole is not to create a big collection, they present a high-quality collection containing products of very respectable designers such as Miguel Milá, Arne Jacobsen and Ilmari Tapiovaara.
Miguel Mila represents like no other person Spanish contemporary design. He belongs to the pioneers the fifties and has designed several classics of furniture and lamps. His start was not easy in a period where no resources were available, yet he has designed the TMC and the TMM Floor lamp in this period.