Miner's Safety Lamp

Description (Brief)
This safety lamp was manufactured by the Protector Lamp and Lighting Company from Eccles, Manchester, United Kingdom. This 33A version was one of Protector's most successful models, manufactured from 1935 into the 1950's, as one of their high candlepower lamps.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Measurements
overall: 16 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 11.43 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
AG*MHI-MN-7863
catalog number
MHI-MN-7863
accession number
240639
subject
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Natural Resources
Mining Lamps
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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