Luxury Design, Past & Present
Unique pendant lights by Afra & Tobia Scarpa. Like new, comes in original box. We have two of this lamps in stock. Circa 1961. The Nictea ceiling fixture was one of the first models ever produced by the famous Italian lighting company Flos. Production of this groundbreaking elaborate model has ceased long ago. The name Nictea refers to the Latin name for the snowy owl. Please also see our other listings for another copy in chrome and the similar Fior di Loto pendants. Literature: G. Gramigna, Repertorio 1950/1980 (Milano 1985), p. 175.