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Aro Leuchte 1970s Acrylic & Brass Wall Lamps

Materials: Faux “ice glass”, made of acrylic. Brass, brass screws. Gold painted bakelite sockets.

Height: 18 cm / 7.08”

Width: 13,2 cm / 5.19”

Depth: 8,5 cm / 3.34”

Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 40 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred. 

Period: 1970s, 1980s.

Designer: To be appraised.

Manufacturer: Aro-Leuchte(n) GmbHArnold Licht GmbH, Gelsenkirchener Strasse 5, 46325 Borken, Germany.

Other versions: Also made without switch. The lamps with switch were intended to be bedroom wall lights.

Aro-Leuchten GmbH was founded in 1969 as a family business. It ended business in 2006. Not much to be found about the company. Today, the website is offline. The url was Mister Matthias Arnold was the managing director. The company was specialised in lamps made of acrylic in stead of glass. You can find several examples on this website. 

Aro Leuchte 1970s Acrylic & Brass Wall Lamps