Stephenson's Safety Lamp, 1839-1857

Made:
1839-1857 in London
maker:
George Stephenson
and
George Knight & Sons

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Safety lamp, Stephenson, by George Knight & Son, London, marking: makers name, 1839-1857.

Details

Category:
Mining & Ore Dressing
Object Number:
1895-141
Materials:
brass, complete, glass and lead (alloy)
Measurements:
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type:
oil lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Geological Museum (Jermyn St.)