Details


Production Date
Circa 1915
Description
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 the trademark "LUCAS CALCIA CADET" printed. On the back of the heat vent is the No.133. A metal hinge attaches the lamp to the bicycle.
Media/Materials
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
2003.231
Credit Line
Circa 1915. Bicycle Lamp, 2003.231. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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