Bicycle Lamp

Joseph Lucas Limited, Manufacturer

Circa 1910
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Maker and Role
Joseph Lucas Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
Circa 1910
Description
Brass bicycle lamp. A tank to hold the fuel (kerosene). It has side windows - green on the right and red on the left. Kerosene wick lamp. The heat vent has a name plate with the words "JOS. LUCAS LTD. SILVER KING BIRMINGHAM". The front glass is hinged with a clip. It has a hinged back to the lamp which give access to the reflector and access to the wick for trimming.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
Jos Lucas Ltd. / Silver King / Birmingham Maker's Mark
Accession No
2003.225
Credit Line
Joseph Lucas Limited. Circa 1910. Bicycle Lamp, 2003.225. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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