Heiru Leuchten Table Lamp “Tütenschirm 503”
Materials: Brass, grey painted aluminium, plastic. Bakelite socket.
Height: 20 cm / 7.87” – adjustable
Base: 10,5 x 7 cm / 4.13 x 2.75”
Electricity: 1 bulb E14, 1 x 60 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.
Period: 1960s – Mid-Century Modern.
Designer: To be appraised, made in the style of a lamp designed by Josef Hurka from the Czech Republic.
Manufacturer: HEIRU A. & R. Heinz GmbH, Winden am See, Austria.
HEIRU A. & R. Heinz GmbH is a family business founded in 1948 in Vienna, Austria. In 1964 they opened their factory in Winden am See. The are manufacturers of antennas, antenna accessories and radio receivers in table lamp form.
There is a lamp like this one, model 502a that has got a radio inside. Today the factory is also located in the Czech Republic. Other lamps with radio inside are models 503a, 504a, 510r and 510s.
This light can also be used as a wall lamp, desk lamp and bedside lamp.
Tütenschirm: cone screen.