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) GmbH, Arnold 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 www.aro-leuchten.de. 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.