Details


Production Date
Circa 1910
Description
Brass bicycle lamp - new 2nd model - brass tank to hold the fuel (kerosene). It has side windows. right hand green, left hand red. Kerosene wick lamp. The heat vent has a name plate with the words "JOS. LUCAS LIMD NEW HOLOPHOTE". The front glass is hinged with a clip. It has a hinged back to the lamp which gives access to the reflector (which is cracked) and access to the wick for trimming.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
Jos. Lucas Ltd. / Birmingham / England Engraved
Accession No
2003.223
Credit Line
Circa 1910. Bicycle Lamp, 2003.223. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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