www.britishinvention.com | The History of the Lava Lamp | Mathmos invented the lava lamp in Great Britain in 1963 | Mathmos lava lamps in Silhouette | Mathmos Black Astro lava lamp and the Black bottle colour-way.

Below: The Black Astro was originally launched in late 2012, and first previewed by Mathmos at the Best of Britannia event in London. The Black Astro joined the Astro Baby and Telstar which shipped with Black bottles. Black Astro features a beautiful matte anodised black finish, and was offered first with Clear-Black and Clear-Orange bottles. In 2013, the 50th Birthday of the Mathmos lava lamp, the product would become part of Astro Heritage products and offered with Black, Turquoise and Pink bottle options. Please see the gallery below which shows the Mathmos Black Astro and other Mathmos lava lamps which feature the black bottle colour way. Enjoy the images below ...


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