Bicycle Lamp

Joseph Lucas Limited, Manufacturer

Circa 1915
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Maker and Role
Joseph Lucas Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
Circa 1915
Description
Brass carbide Lucas Bicycle lamp. Brass carbide bowl, water bowl on top of carbide bowl. Glass front is cracked. Lens with wick behind. On either side of the lamp there is an emerald green glass. A trademark on top of the heat vent. No.143 written on the back side of the heat vent. On the base the inscription "LAMP IS FULLY PROTECTED BY LETTERS PATENT".
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
This lamp is fully protected / by letters patent Engraved
Made by / Joseph Lucas Ltd. / Do not fill carbide above this line Maker's Mark
Accession No
2003.228
Credit Line
Joseph Lucas Limited. Circa 1915. Bicycle Lamp, 2003.228. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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