This mid century inspired task lamp has an hourglass hood with two directional sockets. One upward socket and one downward within the swivel hood make it easy to direct light for a great working environment. The high lacquer finish on the hood and base in white metal contrast the antique brass body creating a classic, modern and contemporary look to go on any desk. Shade is perforated on both ends. Hood interior is white. Hood pivots, allowing to adjust angle & orientation of the hood.