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Description
"Three Carboys Brand" "Cresylene Vaporising Lamp" (appears to be both, a lamp and a small heater to vaporise a medical preparation from a chemist - e.g. menthol, etc.). Lamp in 3 parts - Burner, about 85 mm high tin plate container for fuel. Has wick adjuster and brass spring surround (which also holds mantle) under base "British Made". Mantle missing. Lamp is empty of any hazardous contents.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Signature/Marks and Type
BRITISH MAKE / REGSDESn 855885 Impressed
Accession No
2002.119
Credit Line
Vaporising lamp, 2002.119. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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