Carbide lamp; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.820

Name/Title

Carbide lamp

About this object

Carbide lamp made of metal with screw on base, top has hinged cap. Guage 1 - 10 between on and off and "Sunray" brand raised on metal top.
Carbide lamps were used in the early part of the 20th century and attached to a miners helmet for use in mines.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Metal

Measurements

Dimensions: H 95mm x Dia 60mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Mining

Subject and Association Keywords

Lighting equipment

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Lighting

Object number

CR1977.820

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
Lighting
Mining

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