Lamp, Riemann Motorcycle; Hermann Riemann; 1910-1920; WY.1988.62.2

Name/Title

Lamp, Riemann Motorcycle

About this object

This is a Riemann motorcycle lamp which was made in Germany around about the time of World War One. It has interesting leaf features on either side, and would have been attached to the front of the bike.

Maker

Hermann Riemann

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1910-1920

Period

1910s

Place Made

Europe, Germany

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, nickel plate
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper alloy, brass
inorganic, processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

Makers mark on engraved on top: 'Riemann'
Also engraved on the bottle and back: 'HERMANN RIEMANN CHFMANZ GABLENZ'

Measurements

h 170 mm x w 80 mm x d 180 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Transportation

Object Type

equipment

Object number

WY.1988.62.2

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