• ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)
  • ABO MAG (pair)

ABO MAG (pair)

$ 252
1 in stock

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Detailed information

ABO MAG – red pair of super cute 1960s magnetic ball wall lamps produced by ABO Randers, both in very good vintage condition.

Originally designed by Hans Jørgen Berthel (the owner of ABO Randers) in the early 1960s, and later reproduced by several Danish and Italian producers with subtle changes to the design, among them Frandsen Lighting and E.S.Horn. ABO MAG was available in a variety of different colors and hung in many homes in Denmark throughout the 60, 70’s and 80s. ABO Randers sold over 2 million H. 63 wall lamps in Denmark alone (with a population of 5 million at that time) – that is true democratic design!

The genius of this light is the magnet which holds the lamp in place and allows you to easily adjust and point the light where you need it – for excellent reading light – over the bed or your favorite chair. It could also be used as a table lamp, as you will find described elsewhere, but the original idea, is to mount it on the wall using the screw hole in the middle of the magnet.

All original, but rewired with 1,7 m (5′ 6.9″) white plastic cord and fitted with the original on/off switch placed at convenient height at the cord and Euro style two-pin plug – which is easily changed to your specific plug. Tested and fully functional. Cleaned, labeled and packed in protective bag.

Dimensions
Height: 12 cm | 4.7 inches
Depth: 15 cm |5.9 inches
Shade width: 12 cm |4.7 inches
Lightsources
No. of bulbs: 1
Bulb socket size: E14
Max Watt: 40 W
Materials
Metal, Plastic
Colors
Black, Red
Design year
1960s
Designer
Hans Jørgen Berthel
Producer
ABO Randers
Condition – Very Good Vintage Condition - (8/10)
Very few signs of usage and age. Labels intact. Please see the photos!
DVD item no.
#17125

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