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Posted 7 years ago


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Found this at yard sale in my area, i think it may be an antique mathmos astro lantern lava, the bottom is felted.

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  1. Chris, 6 years ago
    Hello, Where did you find it? How much was it?
  2. Chris, 6 years ago
    Does it work?
  3. jason, 6 years ago
    yeah it work found at yard sale cost $150, yes it works
  4. Ryan, 6 years ago
    Does it have a notch on the base?
  5., 6 years ago
    notch where on base i dont see any?
  6. Ryan, 6 years ago
    This model lamp had 3 types the more uncommon ones had a little nob on the base kind of like a fake oil hole. Its still a neat old piece I may be interested
  7. ShawnBabz, 6 years ago
    I have this lamp with its Original Box, Warranty Slip, and Manuals.
    Its a Lava Lite that I believe was made in the late 60s early 70s. The lava lantern is made by Lava-Simplex.
  8. ninabasic, 2 years ago
    you probably found out by now that this was one of the mathmos styles the only difference with your is the lid there is still a picture on the mathmos site but the one we had was orange and have been looking for a long time it gave me and my brother endless hours of amusement when we were kids ( how easily we were pleased) until we had a bright idea of trying to see the how it worked and tried to put the metal slinky looking bit back in, thing was i dont no how my mother new and we had the cheek to say we didnt do it anyway hope you enjoy it, it had green felt on the bottom.

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