If you’re in the market for a cool looking lamp, you should look no further than the Pistillino. This piece of kit is one of the most functional pieces of modern lighting that you’ll ever find. Its most notable feature is that it can be adapted to suit any setting. The light can be turned on or off with a flick of a switch and the cord is clear enough to be seen from space.
What’s more, the company that manufactured it is still in business. They manufacture the Pistillino in three different models, ranging from a modestly sized tabletop unit to the full size, multi-armed model shown in this article. In terms of production, it is a rarity. However, if you’re in the market for a quality Pistillino, you’ll be hard pressed to find one for sale, unless you scout around a bit.
The ‘Pistillino’, or ‘Pistillino de Lectrice’ as it was called in Italy, is an impressive light that can be used as a table top or as a pendant. In fact, Studio Tetrarch has adapted the Pistillo to suit any style of setting. Despite its hefty price tag, the Pistillino is a solid investment. One of the first lights Studio Tetrarch designed, it is a true testament to the company’s design prowess.
There’s a reason that the Pistillino is a best seller, it’s an impressive piece of kit. Amongst its many features are 28 chrome-plated reflective ball mounted arms, a gleaming chrome plated body and a half chromed 40W bulb in the centre. A truly impressive feat of engineering, it has been one of the company’s most popular items since it was introduced. Not only is the company a great seller, it is also a worthy recipient of several awards, most notably the Compasso d’Oro. Known as the sexiest lamp in the world, the Pistillino is a worthy investment.