Miner’s Safety Lamp

Description (Brief)
Ackroyd & Best Ltd. of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania made this Hailwood Improved Lamp in the early 20th century. This safety lamp has a glass enclosure around the flame, interior wire gauze, and exterior bonnet.
Location
Currently not on view
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
AG.MHI-MN-8767
catalog number
MHI-MN-8767
accession number
265669
Credit Line
Board of Trustees of Lafayette College
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Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Natural Resources
Mining Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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