Lamp - Cycle

Powell and Hanmer Limited, Maker

1929
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Maker and Role
Powell and Hanmer Limited, Maker
Production Date
1929
Description
"The Revenge" acetylene (carbide) bicycle lamp, nickel plated. Burner has a glass cover on the front and a red and a green glass 'gem' inserts on sides. Hinged mount on the back to fasten to bicycle. Metal disc on top of light reads: "THE REVENGE BIRMINGHAM P & H LTD.". Container on the bottom to hold acetylene. nob on top controls light level. Unused, complete with leaflet on replacement bray burners.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Metal/Nickel
Processed Material/Glass
Signature/Marks and Type
THE REVENGE / BIRMINGHAM Maker's Mark
Accession No
1972.25
Credit Line
Powell and Hanmer Limited. 1929. Lamp - Cycle, 1972.25. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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