Production Date
Circa 1920
Nickel-carbide Lucas bicycle lamp. Nickel carbide bowl, water bowl on top of carbide bowl. Glass front with wick behind. On either side of light are the green lenses. The heat vent has got the trademark LUCAS printed. On the back of heat vent is the No.133. A metal hinge attaches the lamp to the bicycle.
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Nickel-Carbide
Signature/Marks and Type
Do not fill carbide above this groove Engraved
Made by / Joseph Lucas Ltd. / Birmingham England Maker's Mark
Accession No
Credit Line
Circa 1920. Bicycle Lamp, 2003.230. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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