Have you ever wondered about the origins of the Lava Lite, the icon of the sixties design culture? Check out two amazing websites: www.flowoflava.com for the history of the original Astro Lava Lamp and www.hippielight.com for the history of the U.S.A. made vintage Lava Lite.
Back in the early 1960’s, the original description for the Astro Lava Lamp read as follows: Favoured for it’s charm: The Original “Astro.” Perfect anywhere. Designed to suit any mood, any decor – in the home, office or public place. The ‘professional’ extra for waiting rooms, halls & reception areas.