Lamp, miner's; CT77.146
Lamp, miner'sAbout this object
Miner's lamp; a kerosene lamp used by miner's. This consists of a square oil reservoir with an adjustable wick at the top. A maker's plate on the front reads: "Justrite, Patented Sept 1914".
The reservoir is attached to a canvas belt with buckle, and has a metal piece which appears to fold up to create a handle.
processed material, metal
processed material, textile
Maker's plate: "No 44 / JUSTRITE / PATENTED SEPT 1914"Measurements
h 175mm x l 130mm x w 55mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type