Floral Tripod Floor Lamp
Materials: Brass. Vanilla/creme colour painted brass. Rubber feet. Fabric lampshade. Bakelite socket.
Height: 124 cm / 48.81”
Lampshade: ∅ 27 cm / 10.62”
Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used. Not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1950s, 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised.
Manufacturer: Aro-Leuchte(n) GmbH, Arnold Licht GmbH, Gelsenkirchener Strasse 5, 46325 Borken, Germany.
Other versions: The lampshade was made in several varieties, all with flowers.
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.
Lamps in this style were also produced in Germany and Austria by companies such as Doria-Werkstätten and Rupert Nikoll.
Many Thanks to Ger for the beautiful pictures and enthusiasm.