Maker and Role
The Coleman Lamp and Stove Company Limited, Manufacturer
"Coleman" mantle lamp. Light metal construction, screw cap filler on top. Overall height when assembled 575 mm. The unit consists of the following separate items: 1. One round, glass shade 125 mm in diameter, 155 mm in height. A round open neck at base 90 mm diameter and a round opening at top 75 mm. 2. Brass pump for pressurising the unit, with a black pump handle. 3. Tin can with curved copper spout and screw capped lid. 4. Multipurpose steel spanner for assembling (dissembling) lamp components. 5. Coleman high power gas mantle No.78S in waxed papered envelope. 6. Directions sheet for mantle lamp - cream with green border. Your for "Better Service" bond printed on face together with rising sun trade mark in green with 'Coleman' written in large letters - Made in Canada printed on face. Details in English, French, Spanish and Italian.
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
Better Service Printed
Made in Canada Etched
The Coleman Lamp and Stove Company Limited. Lamp [Coleman], 2003.53. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).