the Namatob vigil The Namatob stood there silent knowing the search was in vain, but hoping, not believing, its fate sealed, it seemed all hope was lost. But it was resolute, it could not, would not break its vigil. Design David Cathro 2021 the Namatob vigil is a lamp comprising of a glass shade, ceramic body and metallic legs. The fins that sit atop can be rotated acting as a dimmer switch to control the level of lighting desired. Its sea creature aesthetic gave rise to the name and story, 5 Namatob went out to sea but only one came back.