Upton and Roberts Safety Lamp, 1827

Made:
1827 in London
maker:
G Knight and Company

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Safety lamp, Upton and Roberts, Davy type, from the Royal Commission on Accidents in Mines, 1879-86, maker: Knight, Foster Lane, marking: makers name

Details

Category:
Mining & Ore Dressing
Object Number:
1886-233/211
Materials:
brass, complete, glass and iron
Measurements:
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type:
oil lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Geological Museum (Jermyn St.)